Pesticides

Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects: Risk Assessment of Pesticides  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Sept. 14, 2016
Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects: Risk Assessment of Pesticides

Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects: Risk Assessment of Pesticides by Theo C. Brock
English | Nov. 24, 2009 | ISBN: 1439813477 | 442 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Time-variable exposure profiles of pesticides are more often the rule than exception in the surface waters of agricultural landscapes. There is, therefore, a need to adequately address the uncertainties arising from time-variable exposure profiles in the aquatic risk assessment procedure for pesticides.

Pesticides – Advances in Chemical and Botanical Pesticides y R.P. Soundararajan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at July 2, 2016
Pesticides – Advances in Chemical and Botanical Pesticides y R.P. Soundararajan

Pesticides – Advances in Chemical and Botanical Pesticides y R.P. Soundararajan
English | July, 2012 | ISBN 13: 9789535106807 | 391 Pages | PDF | 13 MB

Pesticides are considered as potential molecules to combat insects, pests, diseases and weeds in agricultural, horticultural cropping system as well as health management systems. Pesticides of chemical origin are highly effective against the target organism.

Pesticides - Problems, Improvements,Alternative  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 19, 2016
Pesticides - Problems, Improvements,Alternative

Pesticides - Problems, Improvements,Alternatives by Frank Den Hond
English | 17 Jan. 2003 | ISBN: 0632056592 | 272 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Despite a history of several decades of pesticide regulation, continuous innovation, and considerable practical experience with using pesticides in agriculture, the environmental impact of pesticide use continues to be of serious concern.

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at May 27, 2016
Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, 2nd Edition

Graham Matthews, "Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, 2nd Edition"
2015 | ISBN-10: 1118975863 | 296 pages | PDF conv | 35 MB
Food Systems in an Unequal World: Pesticides, Vegetables, and Agrarian Capitalism in Costa Rica

Food Systems in an Unequal World: Pesticides, Vegetables, and Agrarian Capitalism in Costa Rica (Society, Environment, and Place) by Ryan E. Galt
2014 | ISBN: 0816506035 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Agricultural and Food Controversies: What Everyone Needs to Know (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Nov. 6, 2016
Agricultural and Food Controversies: What Everyone Needs to Know (Repost)

Agricultural and Food Controversies: What Everyone Needs to Know by F. Bailey Norwood, Pascal A. Oltenacu, Michelle S. Calvo-Lorenzo, Sarah Lancaster
Publisher: Oxford University Press | 2014 | ISBN: 0199368430 | 168 pages | PDF | 1,9 MB

The world is more interested in issues surrounding agricultural and food issues than ever before. Are pesticides safe? Should we choose locally grown food? Why do some people embrace new agricultural technologies while others steadfastly defend traditional farming methods?

Soil Contamination by Simone Pascucci  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 22, 2016
Soil Contamination by Simone Pascucci

Soil Contamination by Simone Pascucci
English | August, 2011 | ISBN 13: 9789533076478 | 180 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Soil contamination has severely increased over the last decades, mainly due to petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, pesticides, lead and other heavy metals from industrial wastes and human activities.

Worker Exposure to Agrochemicals: Methods for Monitoring and Assessment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Sept. 21, 2016
Worker Exposure to Agrochemicals: Methods for Monitoring and Assessment

Worker Exposure to Agrochemicals: Methods for Monitoring and Assessment by R. Honeycutt
English | Sep. 26, 2000 | ISBN: 1566704553 | 192 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Methods for determining exposure of pesticides to agricultural workers have been developing for over thirty years. You may ask: what more do we need to know? Worker Exposure to Agrochemicals provides the answer. It contains a compilation of research papers that examine this issue from every angle.

Eating Fossil Fuels [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 15, 2016
Eating Fossil Fuels [Repost]

Eating Fossil Fuels: Oil, Food and the Coming Crisis in Agriculture by Dale Allen Pfeiffer
English | 10 Jan. 2006 | ISBN: 0865715653 | 139 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The miracle of the Green Revolution was made possible by cheap fossil fuels to supply crops with artificial fertilizer, pesticides, and irrigation. Estimates of the net energy balance of agriculture in the United States show that ten calories of hydrocarbon energy are required to produce one calorie of food.

"Insecticides - Pest Engineering" ed. by Farzana Perveen  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Feb. 26, 2016
"Insecticides - Pest Engineering" ed. by Farzana Perveen

"Insecticides - Pest Engineering" ed. by Farzana Perveen
ITAe | 2012 | ISBN: 9789533078953 | 459 pages | PDF | 24 MB

This book is compiled of 24 Chapters divided into 4 Sections. The subject matter in this book should attract the reader's concern to support rational decisions regarding the use of pesticides.