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Title: Biological Control: A Guide to Natural Enemies in North America
Url: https://biocontrol.entomology.cornell.edu/index.php
Creator: Hoffman, Michael P.
Shelton, Anthony M. (Anthony Minot)
Weeden, Catherine R.
Publisher: New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Description: The old addage "the enemy of your enemy is your friend" was never better illustrated than in the field of biological control. Based at Cornell University, this site contains information on the parasitoids, predators, and pathogens that attack insects that feed on crops and other plants favored by humans. New data is added regularly to this searchable site; users can select from any of the above-mentioned control agents and their modes of operation. Images and a glossary are provided. Biological Control provides useful information for persons with interests in agricultural pests, entomology, and organic gardening.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Pests and diseases -- Economic entomology -- Biological control
Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Pests and diseases -- Economic entomology -- Biological control of insects
Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Pests and diseases -- Pest control and treatment of diseases. Plant protection -- Organic plant protection -- Biological control
Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Pests and diseases -- Weeds, parasitic plants, etc. -- Biological control (General)
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Life -- Biological control sytems
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Agriculture
Vocational Education
Vocational Education -- Agriculture
Key Concept: Agriculture -- Insects and pests
Agriculture -- Pesticides
Resource Type: Auto-Instructional Aids
Charts and Diagrams
Image (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Orientation Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Continuous Formation
Higher Education
Professional Formation
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Cornell University
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Scout Archives
Full Record Views: 16
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