Optimising Pesticide Use

Optimising Pesticide Use

Editor(s): Michael F. Wilson

Published Online: 16 JAN 2004

Print ISBN: 9780471490753

Online ISBN: 9780470871799

DOI: 10.1002/0470871792

Series Editor(s): Terry Roberts, Junshi Miyamoto

About this Book

Optimising Pesticide Use brings together the wide range of scientific disciplines necessary to ensure best practice through monitoring what is used and improving how it is formulated and applied. The book provides:

  • An in-depth exploration of pesticide optimisation from the view point of industry and research scientist
  • A case study on the development of a new range of active chemistries from bacteria
  • A discussion of complementary pest control methods

This text will provide essential information to workers in the pesticide industry and regulatory community who need to be aware of current thinking and advancements in the optimal use of pesticidal compounds and systems, as well as environmental organisations and aid development organisations.

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