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Pests and vector-borne diseases in the livestock industry

Garros C. (ed.), Bouyer J. (ed.), Takken W. (ed.), Smallegange R.C. (ed.). 2018. Wageningen : Wageningen Academic Publishers, 611 p.. (Ecology and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases, 5).

How to control economically important vector-borne diseases? What are the best strategies to protect livestock from vector-borne diseases in a changing environment? How to evaluate and assess the acceptability, cost efficiency and cost benefit of the control and surveillance methods? The information in this book will help to answer these questions. It aims at presenting the latest information on vector-borne diseases affecting livestock worldwide, from state-of-the art interventions to the assessment of the impact of these control measures. This book is a valuable tool for entomologists and all those involved in pest and vector control.

Mots-clés : entomologiste; insecte nuisible; vecteur de maladie; coût; contrôle de maladies; Économie agricole; pathologie animale; Élevage

Thématique : Maladies des animaux; Agro-industrie; Organismes nuisibles des animaux


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