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dc.contributor.author Twine, P.H.
dc.date.accessioned 2015-09-30T06:05:39Z
dc.date.available 2015-09-30T06:05:39Z
dc.date.issued 1984-12-05
dc.identifier.other 10_ACConf84-308142420.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1/3463
dc.description.abstract Resistance is seen as a manifestation of the most basic property of life, namely the capacity of organisms to evolve in response to changing environmental conditions and to adapt to new circumstances. Despite the detection of severe resistance as far back as the l940's-60's, the relative abundance of new insecticides in the 1950's, 60's and 70's circumvented the need to delay or prevent resistance. New chemicals were always available.to replace those to which the pests had become resistant. Only recently has the realisation emerged that the discovery of new insecticides will not keep pace with the development of resistance in many of our major insect pest species.
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dc.subject Environmental factors
dc.subject Insecticides
dc.subject Pest insects
dc.subject Chemicals
dc.subject Pesticide resistance
dc.subject Pests
dc.subject Insecta
dc.subject Technology
dc.subject World
dc.subject Production
dc.subject Environment
dc.title CONTAINING RESISTANCE
dc.subject.crdc 4a


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