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botanical pesticide

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

An organicpesticide that is derived from another plant, for example pyrethrin or rotenone.

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botanical pesticide

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

An organicpesticide that is derived from another plant, for example pyrethrin or rotenone.

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botanical pesticide

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

An organic pesticide that is derived from another plant, for example pyrethrin or rotenone.

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botanical pesticide

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

An *organic *pesticide that is derived from another plant, for example *pyrethrin or *rotenone.

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botanical pesticide

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 15 words.

An *organic *pesticide that is derived from a plant, e.g. *pyrethrin or *rotenone.

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Botanical Repellents and Pesticides Traditionally Used Against Hematophagous Invertebrates in Lao People’s Democratic Republic: A Comparative Study of Plants Used in 66 Villages

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2010; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 6778 words.

Hematophagous parasites such as leeches, ticks, mites, lice, bedbugs, mosquitoes, and myiasis-producing fly larvae are common health problems in Lao People’s Democratic Republic. Several...

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DDT and Pesticides

Frederick Rowe Davis.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Economic History; Environmental History. 9565 words.

The history of DDT and pesticides in America is overshadowed by four broad myths. The first myth suggests that DDT was the first insecticide deployed widely by American farmers. The second...

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Does Low Biodiversity Resulting from Modern Agricultural Practice Affect Crop Pollination and Yield?

A. J. Richards.

in Annals of Botany

August 2001; p ublished online August 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3 words.

This Botanical Briefing examines the hypothesis that modern agricultural practice affects natural biotic pollination to the extent that crop yields suffer. Few staple foods depend on animal...

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Efficacy of Botanical Insecticides from <i>Piper</i> Species (Piperaceae) Extracts For Control of European Chafer (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)

I. M. Scott, N. Gagnon, L. Lesage, B.J.R. Philogène and J. T. Arnason.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2005; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 0 words.

Biopesticides, including botanicals, can offer a safe and effective alternative to conventional insecticides for controlling major insect pests within an integrated pest management program....

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Effect of an Azadirachtin Formulation on Six Nontarget Aquatic Macroinvertebrates

Florence V. Dunkel and David C. Richards.

in Environmental Entomology

June 1998; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Effects of a botanical pesticide, azadirachtin, were evaluated on nontarget aquatic macroinvertebrates found in SW Montana. A neem product formulated for commercial use and its...

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Comparison of Insecticide Susceptibilities of <i>Empoasca vitis</i> (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) from Three Main Tea-Growing Regions in China

Qi Wei, Hua-Yang Yu, Chun-Dong Niu, Rong Yao, Shun-Fan Wu, Zhuo Chen and Cong-Fen Gao.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. 3573 words.

Empoasca vitis (Göthe) is an important insect pest in tea-growing areas of China, and chemical control is the main tactic for the management of this pest. Due to the pressure...

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Insecticidal Potential of Clove Essential Oil and Its Constituents on <i>Cacopsylla chinensis</i> (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) in Laboratory and Field

Bao-liang Tian, Qi-Zhi Liu, Zhi-Long Liu, Peng Li and Jie-Wen Wang.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. 3262 words.

Cacopsylla chinensis (Yang and Li) (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) is an important pest of pear in China. As an alternative to conventional chemical pesticides, botanicals including...

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Chemical composition and biological activity of star anise <i>Illicium verum</i> extracts against maize weevil, <i>Sitophilus zeamais</i> adults

Linlin Wei, Rimao Hua, Maoye Li, Yanzhang Huang, Shiguang Li, Yujie He and Zonghai Shen.

Edited by Fangneng Huang.

in Journal of Insect Science

June 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. 4130 words.

This study aims to develop eco-friendly botanical pesticides. Dried fruits of star anise (Illicium verum Hook.f. (Austrobaileyales: Schisandraceae)) were extracted with methyl alcohol (MA),...

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Sublethal Exposure to Clove and Cinnamon Essential Oils Induces Hormetic-Like Responses and Disturbs Behavioral and Respiratory Responses in <i>Sitophilus zeamais</i> (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Khalid Haddi, Eugênio E. Oliveira, Lêda R. A. Faroni, Daniela C. Guedes and Natalie N. S. Miranda.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

December 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 5062 words.

Essential oils have been suggested as suitable alternatives for controlling insect pests. However, the potential adaptive responses elicited in insects for mitigating the actions of these...

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Arbitral Jurisdiction and the Dimensions of ‘Consent’

in Arbitration International

June 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 48137 words.

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