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Crop pests in the UK

Crop pests in the UK

collected edition of MAFF leaflets

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Plant parasites -- Great Britain.,
    • Agricultural pests -- Great Britain.,
    • Invertebrate pests -- Great Britain.,
    • Insect pests -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Marion Gratwick.
      ContributionsGratwick, M., Great Britain. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB605.G7 C86 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 490 p. :
      Number of Pages490
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1711864M
      ISBN 100442316445
      LC Control Number92013880

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      International Pest Control – July/August – Nr With so many of us on the planet and so much pressure on land, natural habitats and the wildlife they contain it is frightening to read that we still lose 40% of our food crops to pests. It is also a surprise . Campaign. The "Four Pests" campaign was introduced in by Mao Zedong, as a hygiene campaign aimed to eradicate the pests responsible for the transmission of pestilence and disease: the mosquitos responsible for malaria; the rodents that spread the plague; the pervasive airborne flies; and the sparrows – specifically the Eurasian tree sparrow – which ate grain seed and fruit.


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