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PESTS OF CROPS
A large number of insects attack crops in various stages of growth and cause immense economic losses. Some of them are host specific while others are polyphagous and can migrate from one crop to another. Owing to their immense capabilities to destroy crops, these pests must be studied in detail and their control measures devised. The following crop pests are given in detail here. Click on the title to open.
Dr. Girish Chandra, currently professor at Delhi University, has been teaching zoology for over 35 years and conducting research in insect taxonomy and pest control, particularly biological control and integrated pest management.