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Title Integrated crop protection in cereals : proceedings of a meeting of the EC Experts' Group, Littlehampton, 25-27 November 1986 / edited by R. Cavalloro and K.D. Sunderland
Published Rotterdam ; Brookfield [Vt.] : Published for the Commission of the European Communities by A.A. Balkema, 1988


Description 1 online resource (xi, 333 pages : illustrations, portraits.). :
Series EUR ; 11525
EUR ; 11525
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Foreword -- Table of Contents -- Opening session -- Towards the European development of an integrated and biological control in cereals -- Welcoming address -- Session 1. Pests -- Present status of cereal pests in Spain with special reference to cereal aphids -- Towards the integrated pest control in cereals in Italy -- Forecasting of cereal aphid abundance -- Potential interactions between varietal resistance and natural enemies in the control of cereal aphids
Effects of hydroxamic acids on the resistance of wheat to the aphid Sitobion avenae -- Importance of Microhymenoptera for aphid population regulation in French cereal crops -- The potential of Tachyporus spp. (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) as predators of cereal aphids -- A contribution to a check-list of Staphylinidae (Coleoptera) of potential importance in the integrated protection of cereal and grass crops -- The occurrence of spiders in cereal fields -- Study of some components of BYDV epidemiology in the Rennes basin
Can significant changes in BYDV epidemics be obtained with resistant maize cultivars? -- Untreated headlands next to hedges in Denmark -- Experimental options for developing selective pesticide usage tactics within cereals IPM -- Control of cereal aphids in winter wheat with reduced dose rates of different insecticides with special respect to side effects to beneficial arthropods -- The effects of intensive pesticide use on arthropod predators in cereals -- Observations on the effects of an autumn application of a pyrethroid insecticide on non-target predatory species in winter cereals
On the influence of some insecticides and fungicides on the epigeal arthropod fauna in winter wheat -- The corn stalk borer, Sesamia nonagrioides: Forecasting, crop-loss assessment and pest management -- Current status of the Sesamia nonagrioides sex pheromone and its potential use in the suppression of the insect population -- Session 2. Diseases and weeds -- Wheat and barley diseases in Italy and prospects for integrated control -- Integrating varietal mixtures and fungicide treatments: Preliminary studies of a strategy for controlling yellow rust of wheat
Recent advances towards reliable forecasting of Septoria diseases in winter wheat -- Barley mildew in Europe: Analysis of virulence and of fungicide resistance for improvement of disease control -- Control of barley mildew by integrating the use of varietal resistance and seed-applied fungicides -- Attempts to combine different methods of control of foot and root diseases of winter wheat -- Contribution of seed pathology to integrated control of cereal diseases in Italy -- Development of a quantitative method for assessment of Polymyxa graminis Led. inoculum potential in soils
Notes Organized by Commission of the European Communities, Directorate-General Agriculture, in collaboration with Glasshouse Crops Research Institute, Dept. of Entomology & Insect Pathology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Agricultural pests -- Integrated control -- Europe -- Congresses
Grain -- Diseases and pests -- Europe -- Congresses
Agricultural pests -- Integrated control
Grain -- Diseases and pests
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Cavalloro, R
Sunderland, K. D
Commission of the European Communities. Directorate-General for Agriculture.
Glasshouse Crops Research Institute (Littlehampton, England). Entomology & Insect Pathology.
ISBN 9781003079408