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Stored products pest control proceedings of a symposium organised by the British Crop Protection Council, the British Pest Control Association and the Society of Food Hygiene Technology held at the University of Reading 25th-27th March, 1987 by

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Published by BCPC in Thornton Heath .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Food storage pests -- Control.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by T.J. Lawson.
SeriesMonographs / British Crop Protection Council -- No.37, Monograph (British Crop Protection Council) -- no.37.
ContributionsLawson, T. J., British Crop Protection Council., British Pest Control Association., Society of Food Hygiene Technology.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB937
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,277p. :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22609895M
ISBN 100948404078

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Stored product pests are usually found in stored food items like flour, grains, spices, etc. They can also be found in areas with animal origin items. If you suspect you have a stored product pest infestation, it’s a good idea to get a full inspection done to ensure other areas aren’t affected. We at Knock-Down Pest Control can help you /5(49). Stored products pest control. BCPC, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T J Lawson; British Crop Protection Council.; British Pest Control Association.; Society of Food Hygiene Technology. Defining stored product pests Stored product pests fall into two main insect orders: Coleoptera (beetles) Lepidoptera (moths). Within each group, some species are considered as primary pests, they attack the whole grain, while others follow the initial damage as secondary pests. Stored product or pantry pests include several beetles, moths, and a mite that can infest whole grains or processed foods. Usually, the first sign of a problem is the appearance of small beetles crawling over counter tops, moths flying across rooms, or caterpillars crawling up walls or across ceilings.

  Insect infestations in grains and other stored food and fibre products cause annual losses worth many millions of dollars worldwide. This illustrated guide enables specialists and non-specialists to distinguish the major pests of durable stored products found throughout the world. It describes how to identify each pest group or species and summarises the latest information on their biology. Insect infestations in grains and other stored food and fibre products cause annual losses worth many millions of dollars worldwide. This illustrated guide enables specialists and non-specialists to distinguish the major pests of durable stored products found throughout the world. It describes how to identify each pest group or species and summarises the latest information on their biology Cited by:   Hundreds of color photographs illustrate the identifying features of the most important beetles, moths, psocids, bugs and wasps found in stored products. Essential details on inspection and trapping are included to aid in the early detection of infestations, allowing more time to plan and undertake effective pest by: The following list adds 65 stored-product entomology books, many not in English, to those listed in Stored-Product Insect Resource, Atlas of Stored-Product Insects and Mites, and Chapter 1 of Store.