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Jowett, K. 2022. Carabids for Natural-Enemy Pest Control: combining ecology and knowledge exchange to bridge the gaps. F - Theses
Carabid beetles are proven predators of crop pests and weed seeds. Agri-environmental measures, such as grass margins and beetle banks, are beneficial to the abundance and diversity of carabids. However, there is a lack of consensus over which measures are most effective in terms of Natural enemy Pest Control (NPC) by carabids, and interactions with the surrounding landscape.
|Year of Publication||2022|
|Publisher||University of Reading|
|Open access||Published as bronze (free) open access|
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