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Document ID (ISN)65239
CIS number 95-1814
ISBN(s) 0-913702-09-9
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ware G.W.
Title Complete guide to pest control with and without chemicals
Bibliographic information Thomson Publications, P.O. Box 9335, Fresno, CA 93791, USA, 2nd ed., 1988. xii, 304p. Illus. 100 ref. Index.
Abstract This book provides information on pest control for homeowners, owners of small farms, professional gardeners and grounds keepers. Contents: pests and their damage; the choice between chemical and non-chemical control; types of pesticides and their formulation; equipment for pest control; details of types of pests and appropriate means of control; safe handling and storage of pesticides; pesticide legislation; hazards of pesticides and first aid treatment. Includes lists of common, trade and chemical names.
Descriptors (primary) herbicides; crop protection; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; safety guides; USA; molluscicides; insecticides; nematocides; avicides; rodenticides; fungicides; disinfectants; list of chemical substances; first aid; legislation; glossary; deodorants
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals