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Management of insect pests and weeds


, : Management of insect pests and weeds. Agriculture and Human Values 10(3): 9-15

The Cuban government has undertaken the task of transforming insect pest and weed management from conventional to organic and more sustainable approaches on a nationwide basis.

Accession: 002889841

DOI: 10.1007/bf02217834

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