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Biopesticides A Biotechnological Approach

Biopesticides   A Biotechnological Approach

Detail Book : Biopesticides A Biotechnological Approach written by S R Joshi, published by New Age International which was released on 01 January 2006. Download Biopesticides A Biotechnological Approach Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. This Book Is Designed To Meet The Requirements Of Students Belonging To Undergraduate And Post Graduate Levels And Researchers In The Field Of Biological Sciences. It Contains Information On Biopesticides, A Rapidly Developing Field Of Biotechnology, Which Encompasses Aspects Of Its Relevance To Genetic Manipulation Of Relevant Organisms, Environmental Conservation And Economics Of Agriculture.Salient Features: * History, Concept And Practices Of Biological Control. * Baculoviruses, Fungi, Insects And Nematodes As Biocontrol Agents * Bacillus Thuringiensis As Biocontrol Agent And Genetic Improvement Of Species. * Biocontrol Using Biological Products. * Production Of Transgenics And Application Of Biotechnology.The Presentation In Each Area Is Simple And Systematic For The Convenient Of Readers. Recent Developments Have Been Included To Provide Easy Understanding Of The Subject To Students, Researchers And Others Interested In The Subject.

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Author : S R Joshi
Release Date : 01 January 2006
Publisher : New Age International
Rating : 4/5 (from 21 users)
Pages : 120
ISBN : 8122417817
Format : PDF, ePUB, KF8, PDB, MOBI, Tuebl
Biopesticides   A Biotechnological Approach

Biopesticides A Biotechnological Approach

This Book Is Designed To Meet The Requirements Of Students Belonging To Undergraduate And Post Graduate Levels And Researchers In The Field Of Biological Sciences. It Contains Information On Biopesticides, A Rapidly Developing Field Of Biotechnology, Which Encompasses Aspects Of Its Relevance To Genetic Manipulation Of Relevant Organisms, Environmental Conservation

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Microbial Biopesticides

Microbial Biopesticides

Biotechnological research has provided key developments in pest control agents, focusing on pathogens of insect pests as formulated biological pesticides. Emphasis has been placed on bacteria and viruses as they are well understood and easily manipulated. Microbial Biopesticides provides a comprehensive overview of the advances made in the use of

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Biopesticides

Biopesticides

Biological controls that utilize natural predation, parasitism or other natural mechanisms, is an environmentally friendly alternative to chemical pesticides. Chemical pesticide methods are becoming less readily available due to increasing resistance problems and the prohibition of some substances. This book addresses the challenges of insufficient information and imperfectly understood regulatory

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Formulation of Microbial Biopesticides

Formulation of Microbial Biopesticides

Sound formulation is a vital aspect of microbial products used to protect plants from pests and diseases and to improve plant performance. Formulation of Microbial Biopesticides is an in-depth treatment of this vitally important subject. Written by experts and carefully edited, this important title brings together a huge wealth of

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Nano Biopesticides Today and Future Perspectives

Nano Biopesticides Today and Future Perspectives

Nano-Biopesticides Today and Future Perspectives is the first single-volume resource to examine the practical development, implementation and implications of combining the environmentally aware use of biopesticides with the potential power of nanotechnology. While biopesticides have been utilized for years, researchers have only recently begun exploring delivery methods that utilize nanotechnology

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Biopesticides for Sustainable Agriculture

Biopesticides for Sustainable Agriculture

Part 1 of this collection reviews research on developing and assessing new biopesticides. Part 2 summarises advances in different types of entomopathogenic biopesticide. Part 3 assesses semiochemical, peptide-based and other natural substance-based biopesticides.

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International Symposium on Biopesticides for Developing Countries

International Symposium on Biopesticides for Developing Countries

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Biopesticides Handbook

Biopesticides Handbook

The need to feed an ever-growing global population combined with increasing demand for sustainable agricultural practices has generated a significant rise in demand for biopesticides. By responding concurrently to the interests of farming, forestry, and industrial sectors, biopesticides offer a considerable potential for utilization in sustainable

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Biopesticides

Biopesticides

Resistance to conventional pesticides has been growing rapidly among all pests. Furthermore, there is increased public concern about the safety of conventional pesticides, and increased governmental restrictions have resulted in the need to identify new compounds that are safe and effective in controlling pests that are of concern to agriculture

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Biopesticides for Sustainable Agriculture

Biopesticides for Sustainable Agriculture

During the Green Revolution, achieving high crop yields at any cost was the ultimate goal. The emphasis now is on sustainable agriculture-increasing yields without harming the environment. Biopesticides are a vital component of sustainable agriculture. But are biopesticides as effective as chemical pesticides? Will farmers be able to use them

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Biopesticides in Sustainable Agriculture Progress and Potential

Biopesticides in Sustainable Agriculture Progress and Potential

This book emphasizes the role of various biopesticides in the protection of various crops like rice, maize, pulses, oilseeds, cotton, sugarcane, vegetables, fruits, tobacco, spice crops, tuber crops, coconut, tea, forest plantations and stored products. The present book is an attempt to evaluate the scope of biopesticides in sustainable agriculture

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Phytochemical Biopesticides

Phytochemical Biopesticides

In recent years, the development of biological pest control strategies has focused on the chemical profiles of insect-plant interactions. Plants exhibit an extensive range of defensive strategies, which include insect avoidance, deterrence and antibiosis. The need to overcome these vegetative defence responses has driven the evolution of an array o

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Advances in Plant Biopesticides

Advances in Plant Biopesticides

The ‘Advances in Plant Biopesticides’ comprises 19 chapters on different important issues of developing biopesticides from promising botanicals and its phytomolecules based on the research reviews in the area concern. The book is written by reputed scientists and professors of both developed and developing countries namely Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Egypt,

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Biopesticides Handbook

Biopesticides Handbook

Biopesticides are certain types of pesticides derived from such natural materials as animals, plants, bacteria, and certain minerals. Agricultural pesticides, properly used, are essential in supplying the food requirements of the world ever growing population. The use of synthetic pesticides affects the health of human being. The indiscriminate use of

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Recent Advances in Biopesticides

Recent Advances in Biopesticides

Excessive use of chemicals and pesticide in agricultural crops is being deplored by the community and scientists. It is because of the fact that, these not only result in environmental and safety hazards but also lead to development of new strains of pests and pathogens. Thus the use of 'organic

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