Insect Pests of Potato

Insect Pests of Potato

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Insect Pests of Potato: Biology and Management provides a comprehensive source of up-to-date scientific information on the biology and management of insects attacking potato crops, with an international and expert cast of contributors providing its contents. This book presents a complete review of the scientific literature from the considerable research effort over the last 15 years, providing the necessary background information to the subject of studying the biology management of insect pests of potatoes, assessment of recent scientific advances, and a list of further readings. This comprehensive review will be of great benefit to a variety of scientists involved in potato research and production, as well as to those facing similar issues in other crop systems. Written by top experts in the field, this is the only publication covering the biology, ecology and management of all major potato pests Emphasizes ecological and evolutionary approaches to pest management Summarizes information from hard-to-get publications in China, India, and Russia2001). Vacuuming provides a shortterm control measure, and must be repeated to be effective. With certain pests, like CPB, ... then potatoes: the Beetle EaterAr is a three-bed device being used on asparagus against asparagus beetles (van den ... Seed potatoes present a unique problem because the pathogens discussed in this chapter ultimately accumulate in the ... It has been definitively demonstrated that insecticides lead to greater transmission of aphid-transmitted non-persistentanbsp;...

Title:Insect Pests of Potato
Author:Andrei Alyokhin, Charles Vincent, Philippe Giordanengo
Publisher:Academic Press - 2012-10-18


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