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- Stathers, T.E., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Crop protection 2008 v.27 no.1 pp. 44-70
- Zea mays; corn; Sorghum bicolor; grain sorghum; Phaseolus vulgaris; beans; storage insects; insect control; diatomaceous earth; Prostephanus truncatus; permethrin; small farms; on-farm research; Tanzania
- ... Participatory on-farm field trials were set up over three storage seasons, from 2002 to 2005, in different agroecological zones of Tanzania to compare the efficacy of the enhanced diatomaceous earths (DEs) Protect-It and Dryacide alone or combined with the pyrethroid permethrin. Other treatments included three commercially available synthetic chemical dilute dusts, containing 1.6% pirimiphos-methy ...