Controlling Crop Pests And Diseases

Controlling Crop Pests And Diseases

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pests and diseases many factors can affect growth of the pea crop and the notes below describe the main pests and diseases which reduce yield and quality biological pest control is a method of controlling pests such as insects and mites by using other organisms it relies on predation parasitism herbivory or other natural mechanisms but typically also involves an active human management role transboundary plant pests and diseases affect food crops causing significant losses to farmers and threatening food security the spread of transboundary plant pests and diseases has increased dramatically in recent years globalization trade and climate change as well as reduced resilience in controlling weeds and pests pests do not arise because of a deficiency of pesticide in the environment any more than headaches result from a lack of aspirin in the blood stream pests and diseases as with any other agricultural crop the coffee plant can suffer from attacks by pests and diseases below are a few examples of each and how they can affect quality yield and cost of coffee beans