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By M.J.B. Vreysen, A.S. Robinson, J. Hendrichs

Insect pests have gotten an issue of ever-more biblical proportions. This new textbook collates a chain of chosen papers that try to handle numerous basic parts of area-wide insect pest keep watch over. Of targeted curiosity are the various papers on pilot and operational courses that pay detailed consciousness to functional difficulties encountered in the course of application implementation. It s a compilation of greater than 60 papers authored via specialists from greater than 30 countries.

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They can be purchased and applied only when needed by individual farmers, but also by associations of farmers, organizations or governments. Living organisms such as parasitoids, sterile insects and other beneficial organisms present more of a challenge for commercialization. As in every type of endeavour, commercialization of any new process will involve the development of a business plan which takes into account current practices, protection of intellectual property, markets, benefit/cost analysis, etc.

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