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Atlas of agricultural entomology - a knowledge base of pest insects

{Tool} Atlas of agricultural entomology - a knowledge base of pest insects. Issuing Organisation(s): Rivista di Agraria.

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Document available online at: http://www.agraria.org/entomologia-agraria.htm


Summary

It is an atlas of insects and mites relevant in agriculture (as pest or as predators or other). It allows to search by picture of the order and by common name (in Italian). Each insect is described together with the damage it may cause, its biological cycle and the tools to keep it under control, being them ecological, agronomic or direct and in the last case including active substances allowed in conventional and in organic.
It may be used to identify an insect that a farmer finds in its crops and to have a first information on the causes of its presence and how to manage it.
This tool provide very good pictures of insects so it can be used with a really practical approach. This can be used to develop a strategy for control.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
What problem does the tool address?:How to identify an insect
What solution does the tool offer?:How to keep each insect under control using several strategies and substances.
Country:Italy
Type of Practice Tool:Web
Theme:Pest and disease control
Keywords:arable farming, biological control, integrated pest management, pest control
Keywords:arable farming, biological control, integrated pest management, pest control, plant disease control
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
arable farming
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
English
biological control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_918
English
Integrated Pest Management
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_34030
English
pest control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5726
English
plant disease control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5960
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable > Selected tools
European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:http://www.agraria.org, https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/30589
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Rasmussen, Ilse Ankjær
ID Code:30589
Deposited On:04 Jan 2017 20:27
Last Modified:22 Mar 2021 08:52
Document Language:Italian/Italiano
Status:Published

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