The Entomology Of Indigenous And Naturalized Systems In Agriculture: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Entomology Of Indigenous And Naturalized Systems In Agriculture

1st Edition

By Marvin K Harris, Charlie E Rogers, Carl Shanks

CRC Press

238 pages

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pub: 2019-10-02
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This book highlights some agriculturally important plants and their associated arthropod complexes with a biological, as well as an agricultural, perspective. It discusses how limited knowledge of entomology may be used to enhance management of pest species in cultivated sunflower.

Table of Contents

Dedication -- Preface -- Entomology of Indigenous Helianthus Species and Cultivated Sunflowers -- Entomology of Crucifers and Agriculture—Diversification of the Agroecosystem in Relation to Pest Damage in Cruciferous Crops -- Entomology and Horticulture of Muscadine Grapes -- Entomology of the Strawberry -- Entomology of Rabbiteye Blueberries, Vaccinium ashei Reade, in Southeastern United States -- Entomology of Johnsongrass/Sorghum/Sorghum Midge and Agriculture -- Sorghum-Corn-Johnsongrass and Banks Grass Mite: A Model for Biological Control in Field Crops -- Rice Insect Pests and Agricultural Change -- Entomology of Wheat -- Pecan Domestication and Pecan Arthropods

About the Authors

Marvin K. Harris, Charlie E. Rogers

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General