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  1. Toxicology and Pesticide Use in Relation to Wildlife, Organophosphorus, and Carbamate Compounds

    By Gregory J. Smith

    Organophosphorus and carbonate pesticides are used as insecticides, herbicides, nematicides, acaricides, fungicides, rodenticides, and bird repellents throughout the world. Today, organophosphorus and carbamate pesticides use is widespread on agricultural crops, rangelands, forests, and wetlands....

    Published November 9th 1992 by CRC Press

  2. Genetic Engineering and In Vitro Culture of Crop Legumes

    By Paul Christou

    An introductory chapter provides an up-to-date review of biotechnology and genetic engineering for crop legumes: strategy, techniques and goals. Following chapters examine each of major category: economic and nutritional importance, applicable genetic engineering techniques, and feasible objectives...

    Published October 20th 1992 by CRC Press

  3. First Responder's Guide to Agricultural Chemical Accidents

    By Charles R. Foden, Jack L. Weddell

    First Responder's Guide to Agricultural Chemical Accidents provides emergency safety and health information for 452 toxic and hazardous products. These products, frequently used by pest exterminators and farmers, include those insecticides, pesticides, rodenticides, herbicides, and fertilizers...

    Published October 19th 1992 by CRC Press

  4. Basic Guide To Pesticides: Their Characteristics And Hazards

    Their Characteristics & Hazards

    By Rachel Carson Counsel Inc.

    Published September 21st 1992 by CRC Press

  5. Emerging Strategies for Pesticide Analysis

    By Thomas Cairns, Joseph Sherma

    Series: Modern Methods of Pesticide Analysis

    Emerging Strategies for Pesticide Analysis presents a selection of reports on analytical technologies in the field of pesticide residue analysis. These reports have been written by international experts in their respective fields. Applications-oriented chapters focus on methods development for...

    Published August 5th 1992 by CRC Press

  6. Rational Approaches to Structure, Activity, and Ecotoxicology of Agrochemicals

    By Wilfried Draber, Toshio Fujita

    This book presents discussions of the most important aspects in the development of agrochemicals. The book covers such broad areas as structure activity and ecotoxicological analyses in comprehensive reviews for general methods and chronicles for individual examples. Topics in structure-activity...

    Published July 14th 1992 by CRC Press

  7. EPA'S Pesticide Fact Sheet Database

    By Lawrence H. Keith, Mary Walker

    EPA's Pesticide Fact Sheet Database presents a comprehensive source of information on several hundred pesticides and pesticide formulations. Pesticides are quickly and easily located using keywords that describe criteria under which the pesticides can be found. On-line help screens facilitate your...

    Published April 30th 1992 by CRC Press

  8. Maximizing Crop Yields

    By N. K. Fageria

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    Details the physiological, agronomical, and environmental factors needed to maintain or increase the productivity and sustainability of agricultural systems. Addressed to scientists in the agriculture industry, and graduate and advanced undergraduate students, rather than to farmers. Explores the ba...

    Published March 27th 1992 by CRC Press

  9. Apomixis in Plants

    By Sven Asker, Lenn Jerling

    Apomixis in Plants presents a comprehensive review of different aspects of asexual seed formation in plants. This is important in plant research since apomixis could greatly facilitate breeding in important crops. It is also interesting theoretically because it carries problems related to genetic...

    Published March 10th 1992 by CRC Press

  10. Insect Potpourri

    Adventures in Entomology

    By Adams

    This book gives a popularized account of entomology and working in entomology in the USA. The 7 chapters by various authors cover: useful insects such as bees, insects that help control pests, insects as medicine and as food; insects and public health, including mosquitoes, the diseases they carry...

    Published January 1st 1992 by CRC Press