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Management of selected crop pests in Tanzania

R. H. Makundi

Management of selected crop pests in Tanzania

pest management centre

by R. H. Makundi

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Published by Tanzania Pub. House in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRhodes H. Makundi (chief ed.).
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 476 p. :
Number of Pages476
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24413213M
ISBN 109976102100
LC Control Number2010306655
OCLC/WorldCa658117769

  Identification of major insect pests of Amaranthus spp. and germplasm screening for insect resistance in Tanzania - Volume 38 Issue 4 - Jason D. Smith, Fekadu F. Dinssa, Robert S. Anderson, Fu-cheng Su, Ramasamy Srinivasan. Basic requirements Pumpkin is a warm-season crop, requiring lots of sun and good drainage to develop optimally and growing best at temperatures between 18 and 25°C (65–75°F). Pumpkin will yield best if grown in a fertile, well-draining soil, rich in organic matter and with a pH between and

Abstract. A study was conducted to evaluate the effects of four different insecticidal plants (Dysphania ambrosoides, Hyptis Suavelons, Sphaeranthus suaveleons and Ocimum suave) in reducing pest abundance and damage in common bean under field conditions in Moshi, experiment was laid out using a randomized complete block design (RCBD) with five (5) replications. “Developing crop varieties which emit appropriate odour to attract natural enemies of the pest presents an ecologically sustainable and cost-effective pest management option for smallholder maize farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa,” says Amanuel Tamiru, a co-author and research scientist in plant signalling and insect-plant interactions at the.

To provide Tanzania’s crop agriculture sub-sector and Pests and diseases Water management Land management Priority risks identified: Amplified water stress 2. Decreased crop yields 3. Increased vulnerability of EWS for selected crops (iv) opportunities for private sector in ICT. 2. This study was conducted in five randomly selected rice schemes in Morogoro region to obtain information on farmers’ knowledge, attitude and practice in respect to management strategies undertaken for controlling insect pests both in rice fields and stores as an aid to reduce crop loss. A total of farmers were randomly selected from 5 villages (30 respondents per village) and interviewed.


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