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Farming with Native Beneficial Insects: Ecological Pest Control Solutions

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Looking to increase your organic harvest? This is one of the most exciting farming books I've seen! It's not just bugs (although there are plenty); it's also cover crops, grassed waterways, and brush piles. Farming with Native Beneficial Insects has a wealth of information on introducing and restoring biodiversity for the backyard farmer as well as for the farmer with actual acreage. It's from Storey, so you can count on lots of color pictures.
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This comprehensive guide shows you how to create a farm or garden habitat that will attract beneficial insects and thereby reduce crop damage from pests without the use of pesticides. Four experts from the Xerces Society,

Synopsis:

Eliminate Pesticides, Restore Biodiversity

Synopsis:

This comprehensive guide shows you how to create a farm or garden habitat that will attract beneficial insects and thereby reduce crop damage from pests without the use of pesticides. Four experts from the Xerces Society,

About the Author

The Xerces Society, a non-profit conservation organization, is a leader in the effort to conserve North America's native pollinators. Founded in 1971, the society has its headquarters in Portland, Oregon, and sponsors advocacy, eduction, and applied research projects across the continent aimed at protecting and managing critical habitat for pollinators.

Table of Contents

Preface

Part 1: Beneficial Insect Ecology

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781612122830
Author:
Xerces Society, The
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Author:
The Xerces Society
Author:
Lee-Mader, Eric
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Agriculture - Organic
Subject:
GARDENING / Organic
Subject:
Agriculture-Sustainable Living
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20140731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
10 x 7 in

Related Subjects

Home and Garden » Gardening » Organic Gardening
Home and Garden » Gardening » Pests and Disease
Home and Garden » Household » Pest Control
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Organic
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Sustainable Living

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"Staff Pick" by ,

Looking to increase your organic harvest? This is one of the most exciting farming books I've seen! It's not just bugs (although there are plenty); it's also cover crops, grassed waterways, and brush piles. Farming with Native Beneficial Insects has a wealth of information on introducing and restoring biodiversity for the backyard farmer as well as for the farmer with actual acreage. It's from Storey, so you can count on lots of color pictures.

"Synopsis" by ,

Eliminate Pesticides, Restore Biodiversity

"Synopsis" by , This comprehensive guide shows you how to create a farm or garden habitat that will attract beneficial insects and thereby reduce crop damage from pests without the use of pesticides. Four experts from the Xerces Society,
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