Plant-parasitic nematodes are one of multiple causes of soil-related sub-optimal crop performance. This book integrates soil health and sustainable agriculture with nematode ecology and suppressive services provided by the soil food web to provide holistic solutions. Biological control is an important component of all nematode management programmes, and with a particular focus on integrated soil biology management, this book describes tools available to farmers to enhance the activity of natural enemies, and utilize soil biological processes to reduce losses from nematodes.Therefore, they need answers to questions such as: ac In what situations can amendments be reliably used as a primary ... Soil fertility and plant nutrition effects of organic amendments The role of organic matter in contributing to soil healthanbsp;...
|Title||:||Biological Control of Plant-parasitic Nematodes, 2nd Edition|
|Author||:||Graham R Stirling|
|Publisher||:||CABI - 2014-05-14|