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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 98 new and published books in the subject of Entomology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Biological Control in Plant Protection

    A Colour Handbook, Second Edition

    By Neil Helyer, Nigel D. Cattlin, Kevin C. Brown

    There has been a large increase in the commercial use of integrated crop/pest management methods for pest and disease control on a wide range of crops throughout the world since the first edition of this book. The completely revised second edition of the bestselling Biological Control in Plant...

    Published March 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Managing Energy, Nutrients, and Pests in Organic Field Crops

    Edited by Ralph C. Martin, Rod MacRae

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management and Land Development

    The use of organic management practices in field cropping continues to rise globally, and these methods have proven to be a viable way to produce food with reduced resource use and environmental damage. Managing Energy, Nutrients, and Pests in Organic Field Crops challenges the popular...

    Published February 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. In Silico Bees

    Edited by James Devillers

    Bees are critically important for ecosystem function and biodiversity maintenance through their pollinating activity. Unfortunately, bee populations are faced with many threats, and evidence of a massive global pollination crisis is steadily growing. As a result, there is a need to understand and,...

    Published January 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services

    By Timothy D. Schowalter

    Series: Social Environmental Sustainability

    With few exceptions, insects are perceived in industrialized countries as undesirable pests. In reality, relatively few insects interfere with us or our resources. Most have benign or positive effects on ecosystem services, and many represent useful resources in non-industrialized countries....

    Published May 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Juvenile Hormones and Juvenoids

    Modeling Biological Effects and Environmental Fate

    Edited by James Devillers

    Series: QSAR in Environmental and Health Sciences

    Juvenile hormones (JHs) are a group of structurally related sesquiterpenes secreted by the insect corpora allata. They affect most insect life-cycle stages and physiological functions, including embryogenesis, larval and adult development, metamorphosis, reproduction, metabolism, diapause,...

    Published May 5th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Managing Turfgrass Pests, Second Edition

    By Thomas L. Watschke, Peter H. Dernoeden, David J. Shetlar

    Written by three of the top professionals in the turfgrass field, Managing Turfgrass Pests, Second Edition brings together hundreds of solutions and best practices to help you manage turfgrass weeds, diseases, and insects more effectively. Since the publication of the bestselling first edition,...

    Published April 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Physician's Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance, Sixth Edition

    By Jerome Goddard

    2013 BMA Medical Book Awards Winner As the importance of medical entomology increases, access to up-to-date, authoritative information also becomes increasingly critical. For nearly 20 years, the award-winning, bestselling Physician's Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance has established itself...

    Published December 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Public Health Entomology

    By Jerome Goddard

    In the struggle against vector-borne diseases, it is critical that we bridge the gap between vector control workers on the ground (practitioners) and public health planners and administrators. Limited guidance is available from the Centers for Disease Control and the World Health Organization, but...

    Published September 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Insect Bioecology and Nutrition for Integrated Pest Management

    Edited by Antônio Ricardo Panizzi, José R. P. Parra

    The field of insect nutritional ecology has been defined by how insects deal with nutritional and non-nutritional compounds, and how these compounds influence their biology in evolutionary time. In contrast, Insect Bioecology and Nutrition for Integrated Pest Management presents these entomological...

    Published March 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Honey Bee Colony Health

    Challenges and Sustainable Solutions

    Edited by Diana Sammataro, Jay A. Yoder

    Series: Contemporary Topics in Entomology

    Modern commercial beekeeping has changed from primarily honey production to crop pollination. With this change has come extraordinary stress—colonies are moved multiple times a year, increasing their exposure to diseases, parasites, and hive pests. Antibiotics and acaricides are being applied more...

    Published November 16th 2011 by CRC Press