Chapter 1. Pesticides and Agricultural Development

  1. G.A. Matthews

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch1

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

How to Cite

Matthews, G.A. (ed) (2006) Pesticides and Agricultural Development, in Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch1

Editor Information

  1. International Pesticides Application Research Centre, Imperial College, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 MAY 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130912

Online ISBN: 9780470995853

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Keywords:

  • pesticides;
  • agricultural development;
  • insecticides;
  • herbicides;
  • fungicides

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Principal pesticides

  • Major crops

  • Forests

  • Tillage

  • Amenity areas and home gardens

  • Nuisance pests and vector control

  • Legislation