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By Bhadriraju Subramanyam, David W. Hagstrum

Bugs linked to uncooked grain and processed foodstuff reason qualitative and quantitative losses. combating those losses because of stored-product bugs is key from the farmer's box to the consumer's desk. whereas conventional insecticides play an important function in stored-product built-in pest administration (IPM), there has lately been, and should stay, a better emphasis on replacement ways. Alternatives to insecticides in Stored-Product IPM info the main promising tools, starting from severe temperatures to the debatable radiation, and from insect-resistant packaging to pathogens. This assortment is vital for an individual in academia, undefined, or executive drawn to pest ecology or meals or grain technology.

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