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Animal and Bird Pest Management in Agricultural Land
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Stanley, Johnson
viii+198p. tabls., figs., 25 cm
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Weight :  534 gms
Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Daya Publishing House
Year :  2015
 

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ISBN: 9789351246589
Status: In Stock 
Price: Rs 1195.00  

For all who are interested in vertebrate pest management, say farmers, agriculturists, management professionals, scientists or students, this book provides valuable information on the principles and techniques of repellents and management options for both mammal and bird pests of crop plants. Till now, much of these works are not been done or reported in India. However, vertebrate pests cause extensive damage to agriculture apart from undesirable human-wildlife interactions.

Preface v
Foreword vii
List of Figures xi
Introduction 1
Section I - Scarers and Repellers
1. Visual Scarers 7
2. Auditory Scarers 26
3. Olfactory Repellers 40
4. Tactile Repellers 46
5. Gustatory Repellers 50
Section II - Management Methods
6. Mechanical Scarers/ Protectants 57
7. Electrical Scarers 81
8. Chemical Management 86
9. Biological Management 114
10. Resistant or Tolerant Crops 130
11. Regulatory Measures 135
12. Integrated Vertebrate Pest Management 138
References 148
Index 193

Johnson Stanley is working in ICAR as Scientist at Vivekananda Institute of Hill Agriculture, Almora, Uttarakhand. A student of TNAU, Coimbatore, he obtained many medals/ awards and scholarships both in M.Sc and Ph.D. As a scientist, he is working in various projects and published 30 research papers and book chapters. Wildlife always being a fascination from childhood got enhanced by working in hill station experiencing severe crop damages by them.

   

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