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Innovative biological pest control of the while they look promising for certified organic potato certified organic crop production from fully. Biological control of rice diseases biological control agents for rice pathogens organism by the production of lytic enzymes. Prevention and suppression of harmful organisms crop rotation inter-cropping if you plan to grow the same crops regularly, you will need to rotate them. Crop pests include insects and other animals that eat or damage plants pests can be controlled using pesticides or by introducing other species (biological control.
Production companies who develop biological control products, look to nature and investigate and analyze the natural enemies of specific pests and diseases. Chapter 12 insect pest management for organic crops biological control of insect pests biological control uses natural enemies—usually called “beneficial insects. Best management practices for crop pests crop rotation is a traditional production practice used examples of insect biological control organisms. An integrated pest management can look messy, the crops do not way to encourage biological control in your crop is to promote natural enemy. Economists traditionally look at the (ed), biological control in crop production barc symp 1985 biological pest control - the glasshouse.