14. China's ‘Green Plant Protection’ Initiative: Coordinated Promotion of Biodiversity-Related Technologies

  1. Geoff M. Gurr3,
  2. Steve D. Wratten4,
  3. William E. Snyder5 and
  4. Donna M. Y. Read6
  1. Lu Zhongxian1,
  2. Yang Yajun1,
  3. Yang Puyun2 and
  4. Zhao Zhonghua2

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118231838.ch14

Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management

Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management

How to Cite

Zhongxian, L., Yajun, Y., Puyun, Y. and Zhonghua, Z. (2012) China's ‘Green Plant Protection’ Initiative: Coordinated Promotion of Biodiversity-Related Technologies, in Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management (eds G. M. Gurr, S. D. Wratten, W. E. Snyder and D. M. Y. Read), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118231838.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 3

    EH Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation (Charles Sturt University and NSW Department of Primary Industries), PO Box 883 Orange, NSW 2800, Australia

  2. 4

    Bio-Protection Research Centre, PO Box 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand

  3. 5

    Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99163, USA

  4. 6

    Charles Sturt University, PO Box 883 Orange, New South Wales, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Plant Protection and Microbiology, Zhejiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hangzhou 310021, China

  2. 2

    National Agro-Technical Extension and Service Centre, Ministry of Agriculture, Beijing 100125, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470656860

Online ISBN: 9781118231838

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Keywords:

  • China's ‘Green Plant Protection’ initiative;
  • ‘Green Plant Protection’;
  • People's Republic of China, on agricultural product quality safety;
  • physical-chemical attraction technology;
  • biological control, biological agent use;
  • rice pest management, and biodiversity increase;
  • biodiversity, via ecological engineering;
  • locust management;
  • sex pheromones, as a ‘green plant protection’

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background to ‘Green Plant Protection’

  • Case Studies

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References