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New and Published Books

  1. The Toxicology and Biochemistry of Insecticides, Second Edition

    By Simon J. Yu

    Despite their potentially adverse effects on nontarget species and the environment, insecticides remain a necessity in crop protection as well as in the reduction of insect-borne diseases. The Toxicology and Biochemistry of Insecticides provides essential insecticide knowledge required for the...

    Published November 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Protocols for Cytogenetic Mapping of Arthropod Genomes

    Edited by Igor V. Sharakhov

    Arthropods are important to worldwide agriculture, food safety, human health, and energy production. Besides their practical significance, various species represent excellent model systems for biological investigations of evolution, development, physiology, reproduction, and social interaction. For...

    Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Mustapha Debboun, Stephen P. Frances, Daniel Strickman

    The public has a great desire for products that prevent the annoyance of biting insects and ticks, but that desire does not always translate into sensible use of those products. Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Edition summarizes evidence-based information on insect repellents to inform decisions...

    Published September 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Pests of Fruit Crops

    A Colour Handbook, Second Edition

    By David V Alford

    Pests of Fruit Crops: A Colour Handbook, Second Edition provides an up-to-date illustrated account of the various pests of fruit crops throughout Europe, many of which (or their close relatives) are also present in non-European countries. In fact, several pose problems on fruit crops worldwide....

    Published July 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. 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 April 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Rearing Animal and Plant Pathogen Vectors

    Edited by Karl Maramorosch, Farida Mahmood

    This book provides an integrated description of methods used to rear vectors of human, higher animal, and plant pathogens in the laboratory. It deals with diverse subject areas, and contains descriptions of standard, as well as highly specialized, methods used by medical, veterinary, entomology,...

    Published April 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. 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 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. 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 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 23rd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. 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 6th 2013 by CRC Press