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Personal Protective Measures against Insects and Other Arthropods of Military Significance: Armed Forces Pest Management Board Technical Guide No. 36 By Armed Forces Pest Management Board
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This Technical Guide provides preventive medicine information and guidance to personnel who may come into contact with nuisance or disease-carrying arthropods (disease vectors), or who are... More > responsible for protecting the health of personnel. It describes techniques that provide maximum, safe protection from arthropod attack. These techniques include the use of protective clothing and equipment, repellents, pesticides, and other strategies. Originally published by the U.S. Army.< Less
Ogden Home Pest Control Services By Benny Arnold
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Mice and other rodents carry a number of diseases and bacteria, including, but not limited to, Hantavirus, Lassa fever, leptospirosis, and affect.
Diagnosis of Honey Bee Diseases By U.S. Department of Agriculture et al.
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Apiary inspectors and beekeepers must be able to recognize bee diseases and parasites and to differentiate the serious diseases from the less important ones. This handbook describes laboratory... More > techniques used to diagnose diseases and other abnormalities of the honey bee and to identify parasites and pests. Emphasis is placed on the techniques used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Bee Research Laboratory. Included are directions for submitting, through APHIS-PPQ or state regulators, samples of suspected Africanized honey bees for identification of subspecies. Also included are directions for sending diseased brood and adult honey bees for diagnosis of bee disease.< Less
Root knot nematode, Meloidogyne graminicola – An emerging pest on rice By Dr. Senthilkumar Palani
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Rice (Oryza sativa L.) is synonyms with food security in most part of Asia with a production of 348.4 Mt/ha from 150 million hectares and it is the staple food of 2.7 billion people (Khush, 1996).... More > India has the world’s largest area (25%) under rice, covering 44.79 million hectares (Anon, 2001) with an annual production of 76 million tones of rice (Mishra, 2004). Rice production is decreased by several interacting factors like complex of pest and diseases, soil fertility status, etc., Recently, it is reported that the plant parasitic nematodes constituting a major group causing significant economic loss in rice production. There is no agro climatic zone free of complicity of phytonematodes, which prevail mainly as poly-specific communities. According to a survey made by Hoils and Keoboonrueng (1984), 263 million acres were infested with nematodes above threshold level out of 346 million acres of world’s growing area.< Less
Troubleshooting Petunia Disorders By Brian Whipker
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Commercial production of petunias requires knowing the key insect, disease, nutritional, and physiological disorders. This guide has problem solving and photograph keys for problem identification.
just vegetables By Alex Martin
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A book on how to grow vegetables and how to deal with potential problems.
Mosquitoes By Owen Jones
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I hope that you will find the information helpful, useful and profitable. The information in this ebook on various problems and diseases caused by mosquitoes is organised into 16 chapters of about... More > 500-600 words each. I hope that it will interest those who are keen to protect themselves and their families from mosquito bites at home and on holiday. As an added bonus, I am granting you permission to use the content on your own website or in your own blogs and newsletter, although it is better if you rewrite them in your own words first. You may also split the book up and resell the articles. In fact, the only right that you do not have is to resell or give away the book as it was delivered to you.< Less
How To Rid Your Home of Roaches By D. K. Carpenter
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Get rid of Dirty Pest Insects in your Home instead of spraying every couple of months. Especially good when used against Roaches, can be used for Crawling Insect Pests. Spiders, Ants, Flies,... More > silverfish, and more.< Less
Apprentice Beekeeper By Moneen Jones et al.
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"Apprentice Beekeeper" is the second level of instruction in the Midwest Master Beekeeper Certification program. It teaches another level of detail for pest and disease management. It also... More > discusses swarms, queen introduction, and hive management including integrated pest management.< Less
Organic Gardening and Almanac By Gordon O'Neil
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An easy to follow guide into organic gardening for all. Pictures and identification of pests and diseases, complete with organic methods of elimination. Also includes an in-depth section on... More > companion planting which shows which plants are beneficial and not beneficial for each other.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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