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Insect pests and fungous diseases of farm crops

Arnold Roebuck

Insect pests and fungous diseases of farm crops

by Arnold Roebuck

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Published by Benn brothers, limited in [London] .
Written in English

  • Insect pests.,
  • Beneficial insects.,
  • Plant diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Roebuck ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18935756M
    LC Control Number23001393

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Insects and fungi from Europe became serious pests in the United States, too. Among these were the European corn borer, the gypsy moth, and the chestnut blight, which practically annihilated that tree.

The first book to deal with pests in a scientific way was John Curtis ’s Farm Insects, published in Grey mould (class Leotiomycetes: family Sclerotiniceae) Botrytis cinerea – On roses grey mould is primarily a disease of the flowers and buds, leaves are infrequently attacked.

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