• pests
  • Insecticides often kill the natural enemies of rice pests more effectively than the pests themselves, and many supposed insect pests don't attack either the parts of the plant that affect grain production, or the grain itself. (scidev.net)
  • Contact insecticides, including horticultural oils and soaps, kill pests when directly sprayed onto them. (reference.com)
  • Found in an array of pest products, cyfluthrin is a long-lasting insecticide that kills pests on contact or upon ingestion. (gardenguides.com)
  • The Insecticide Resistance Action Committee (IRAC) was formed in 1984 and works as a specialist technical group of the industry association CropLife to be able to provide a coordinated industry response to prevent or delay the development of insecticide resistance in insect and mite pests. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Posted by Matt Bucklin on 7 Oct 2017 at 4:02 pm Most smokers think just the tar in cigarettes is harmful and nicotine is harmless, but it is poison, used as an insecticide. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • nitrogen
  • Over the course of two years - i.e. four growing seasons - they prove that insecticides are a waste of time and money, and that they can significantly reduce the amount of nitrogen fertiliser they use. (scidev.net)
  • In the last two years, the Livelihood Improvement Through Ecology (LITE) project, led by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), has trained 2,000 farmers to perform experiments in their own fields which demonstrate that insecticides can be eliminated and nitrogen fertiliser (urea) applications reduced without lowering yields. (scidev.net)
  • The chemical structures of these insecticides are characterized by a central pyrazole ring with a phenyl group attached to one of the nitrogen atoms of the pyrazole. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • The Federal Insecticide Act of 1910 set standards for chemical quality and provided consumers protection but did not address the growing issue of potential environmental damage and biological health risks associated with such widespread use of insecticides. (wikipedia.org)
  • yield
  • It set out to discover the precise cause of an assumed drop in rice yield when farmers stop spraying insecticide. (scidev.net)
  • LEUVEN, Belgium, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Venom from sea anemones could yield a new generation of environmentally friendly insecticides to which bugs would not become resistant, European scientists say. (cbd.int)
  • rice
  • To my surprise, when people stopped spraying, yields didn't drop - and this was across 600 fields in two different districts over two seasons," says Jahn, "I'm convinced that the vast majority of insecticides that rice farmers use are a complete waste of time and money. (scidev.net)
  • I can grow rice at lower cost because I use less urea and no insecticide," Ahmad explains. (scidev.net)
  • control
  • Even in the control villages, where no farmers conducted the experiments, insecticide use dropped from 80 per cent to 55 per cent - much of this because of casual contact with participating farmers. (scidev.net)
  • Imidan, Sevin, New Spectracide, Methoxychlor and Thiodan are insecticides that can be used to control the potato beetle. (reference.com)
  • It is also a component of the trademark insecticide Frontline or Top Spot, which is used for flea, tick, and mite control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Value
  • Insecticides (India) Ltd:Declared interim dividend of 2.00 Indian rupees per share (on the face value of 10 Indian rupees each) of the company for the financial year 2015-16. (reuters.com)
  • Table
  • Major U.S. Code Sections of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (codified generally as 7 U.S.C. 136-136y) Note: This table shows only the major code sections. (wikipedia.org)
  • date
  • 1. I/We _________________of ___________________hereby apply for the renewal of the licence to manufacture insecticide on the premises situated at ______________________ (licence No. and date to be given). (medindia.net)
  • Compounding this, many farmers use poor equipment to apply out-of-date or inappropriate insecticides at the wrong time. (scidev.net)
  • brand name
  • Raid is the brand name of a line of insecticide products produced by S. C. Johnson & Son, first launched in 1956. (wikipedia.org)
  • The labeling follows a general scheme as laid down in the Insecticides Rules, 1971, and contains information such as brand name, name of manufacturer, name of the antidote in case of accidental consumption etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • safe
  • The ultimate aim, explains LITE principal investigator and IRRI senior entomologist Gary Jahn, was to identify safe alternatives to insecticides. (scidev.net)
  • Last
  • Last month Crackpot and Gamecock released Insecticide , giving Nintendo DS owners a mix of adventure and action gameplay. (ign.com)