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By Karim M Maredia, David Mota-Sanchez, Dona Dakouo

This booklet provides stories and winning case stories of built-in pest administration (IPM) from constructed and constructing international locations and from significant overseas centres and programmes.In approximately forty chapters, the subsequent subject matters are addressed:Emerging matters in IPM, equivalent to biotechnology, pesticide regulations, socio-economic considerationsCountry reviews from Africa, Asia, North and South the US, Europe, Australia and New ZealandRegional and foreign studies, together with FAO, the area financial institution and CGIAR System-wide IPM application

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41–54. A. (2000) Knowledge metrics. Knowledge Management 3(4), 16. UCIPM (1998) UC IPM online (electronic publication). edu Chapter 3 Biological Control and Integrated Pest Management Robert J. O’Neil1, J. Stephen Yaninek1, Douglas A. Landis2 and David B. Orr3 1Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA; 3Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA 2Department Introduction Biological control of insects1 is the use of natural enemies (parasitoids, predators and pathogens) to reduce or maintain insect pest populations below an economic, action or aesthetic threshold (DeBach and Rosen, 1991; Bellows and Fischer, 1999).

Van Huis, A. and Meerman, F. (1997) Can we make IPM work for the resource-poor farmers in sub-Saharan Africa? International Journal of Pest Management 43, 313–320. E. L. (1996) Resistance management for transgenic Bacillus thuringiensis plants. Biotechnology and Development Monitor 29, 8–12. World Bank (1994) Integrated pest management (IPM): an environmentally sustainable approach to crop protection. Agriculture Technology Notes No. 2. The Agricultural Technology and Services Division, The World Bank, Washington, DC.

The web provides excellent interfaces for all kinds of interactive network databases, and many kinds of online analyses and data processing. Web-based models and decision support systems (DSS) are becoming popular because little or no client software is required, thus reducing software management and distribution costs. No other medium offers such ability as simultaneous real-time weather information, multimedia, analytical processing and multi-way discussion and feedback. This chapter focuses on the Internet as an information delivery and exchange tool, and describes how to retrieve IPM information online.

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