About The Book
This book is the Author’s first volume on poet and diseases of tropical crops. It covers multiple types of pest, weeds, and diseases. It provides identification tools with highlight of key pest that can dramatically reduce crop yield and quality. The approach is on a crop-by-crop-basis. Pests and diseases have been listed under each of the major crops. Complete description of selected pests causing widespread and serious problems are given under each crops with reference to their hosts, pest status, damages, symptoms, life history, distribution and control. There are general chapters on weeds, methods of crops. There are general chapters on weeds methods of crop pest and diseases control, pest of stored products, physiological disorders of crops plant and integrated pest management.
About the Author
Dr Ben is an enthusiastic and innovative academic that would always bring to bear his wealth of experience in any job given to him . He will like to get in touch with persons and institutions that need his services in any part of the world.
Dr. Camilus B. Ben is a specialist in Agricultural Education. He is currently lecturing in the department of vocational and special Education, Agricultural Education unit, university of calabar, Nigeria. He holds B.Sc (Ed.); M.Ed.; and PhD degrees in vocational Agricultural Education from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He has published widely on topic related to Agriculture and Vocational Education. He is credited with articles in standard academic journals of repute.
Dr. Ben is the author of Basic Agriculture Water Engineering, Vocational Education in Nigeria, Introduction to Crop Production and Forestry, Sociology of Nigeria Rural Farming Communities, Agricultural Extension, A guide to Agricultural Science Practical, Principles of Survey and School Farmstead Planning, Fundamentals of AgriculturalEducation, Environmental Resources Conservation, Wildlife Education, and Guidelines for APA-Style Referencing in Education.
- TITLE: Crop Health
- AUTHOR: Dr. Camilus B. Ben
- COVER TYPE: Hard Cover
- PUBLISHER: Brainspec Research & Publishing