This Michigan State University Extension Bulletin explains the principles of biological control of insect pests. Gives information about common insect predators and parasitoids and pathogenic viruses, bacteria and fungi. Discusses how biological control is accomplished. Includes 16 color photos of insect predators and parasitoids and pathogens as well as a list of books, bulletins and periodicals for further reading. For extension educators, farmers and growers, teachers, students of crop pest management and the general public.
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