Biodiversity is the best defence against corn pests

Lundgren, Jonathan; Fausti, Scott

Publisher:  Ecologist
Date Written:  14/08/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17887

Farmers' first line of defence against pests is the ecosystem in and around their fields. With widespread or indiscriminate use of pesticides essential biodiversity is lost - and the result is more frequent and serious infestations, and a decline in food security.

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