Intensive production of peas and beans can often result in the increased incidence of pests and diseases, putting crops at risk from yield loss or reduction in quality. The book deals systematically with pests, and with the fungal, bacterial and viral diseases affecting peas and beans from seedling to produce. It assists the reader in the early and rapid recognition of problems and provides guidance in dealing with them.
Pests, Diseases and Disorders of Peas and Beans is of value as a field guide for growers, advisers, and extension workers, and as a lasting reference for researchers.
Publisher: Manson Publishing Ltd
Number of pages: 280
Weight: 538 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 mm
...an excellent book...will be particularly useful to those growing and advising on pea and bean crops... a guide of this quality is long overdue... every serious pea and bean grower should obtain a copy as soon as possible.
-The Vegetable Farmer
A concise, readable and well illustrated guide book...this book is essential for everyone involved with the growing of peas and beans.
-International Pest Control