Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity
King, Chad, NACTA Journal
Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity By Daniel A. Sumner, Iowa State Press, 2003, 265 pages, hardcover, $79.99.
As exotic pests and diseases are transferred around the world with increasing frequency, the need for treatment and prevention to incorporate costs and benefits of all alternatives is critical for efficient response. Addressing this need was the goal of an interdisciplinary project at the University of California Agricultural Issues Center. This project led to a public forum. Staff members from the U.S. Department Agriculture, the California Department of Food and Agriculture, the Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the University …
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Publication information: Article title: Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity. Contributors: King, Chad - Author. Journal title: NACTA Journal. Volume: 49. Issue: 1 Publication date: March 2005. Page number: 69+. © North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Mar 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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