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The development, regulation and use of biopesticides for Integrated Pest Management

Chandler, David, Bailey, Alastair, Tatchell, G. Mark, Davidson, Gill, Greeves, Justin, Grant, Wyn (2011) The development, regulation and use of biopesticides for Integrated Pest Management. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 366 (1573). pp. 1987-1998. ISSN 0962-8436. E-ISSN 1471-2970. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2010.0390)

Abstract

Over the past 50 years, crop protection has relied heavily on synthetic chemical pesticides but 15

in pest populations. Therefore, alternative pest management tactics are needed. Biopesticides 17

proven potential for pest management and they are being used across the world. However, 19

market entry barriers by imposing burdensome costs on the biopesticide industry. There are 21

Union, a greater emphasis on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as part of agricultural 23

opportunities for developing biopesticides in IPM by combining ecological science with post- 25

bring with them new regulatory and economic challenges that must be addressed through 27

joint working between social and natural scientists, policy makers and industry.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0390
Projects: [UNSPECIFIED] Re-Bugging the System: Promoting Adoption of Alternative Pest Management Strategies in Field Crop Systems.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions and public administration
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Economics
Depositing User: Alastair Bailey
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2014 14:10 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2020 04:10 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/43597 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Bailey, Alastair: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4682-3251
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