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Allow natural regeneration of ground cover beneath perennial crops
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Allow natural regeneration of ground cover beneath perennial crops
Alter the timing of insecticide use
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Alter the timing of insecticide use
Convert to organic farming
Evidence not assessed Based on: 19 studies
Convert to organic farming
Create beetle banks
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Create beetle banks
Delay herbicide use
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Delay herbicide use
Delay mowing or first grazing date on pasture or grassland
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 11 studies
Delay mowing or first grazing date on pasture or grassland
Exclude ants that protect pests
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Exclude ants that protect pests
Grow plants that compete with damaging weeds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Grow plants that compete with damaging weeds

176 studies found

The functional significance of E-β-Farnesene: does it influence the populations of aphid natural enemies in the fields?

Biological Control

Based on: Cui L., Francis F., Heuskin S., Lognay G., Liu Y., Dong J., Chen J. & Song X.

(2012)
Cover crops and related methods for enhancing agricultural biodiversity and conservation biocontrol: successful case studies

Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management

Based on: Tillman P.G., Smith H.A. & Holland J.M.

(2012)
Vine mealybug sex pheromone increases citrus mealybug parasitism by Anagyrus sp. near pseudococci (Girault)

Biological Control

Based on: Franco J.C., da Silva E.B., Fortuna T., Cortegano E., Branco M., Suma P., Torre I.L., Russo A., Elyahu M., Protasov A., Levi-Zada A. & Mendel Z.

(2011)
Novel margin management to enhance Auchenorrhyncha biodiversity in intensive grasslands

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment

Based on: Blake R.J., Woodcock B.A., Ramsay A.J., Pilgrim E., Brown V.K., Tallowin J.R. & Potts S.G.

(2011)
Oregano green manure for weed suppression in sustainable cotton and corn fields

Weed Biology and Management

Based on: Vasilakoglou I., Dhima K., Anastassopoulos E., Lithourgidis A., Gougoulias N. & Chouliaras N.

(2011)
Temporal dynamics of the arthropod community in pear orchards intercropped with aromatic plants

Pest Management Science

Based on: Beizhou S., Zhang J., Jinghui H., Hongying W., Yun K. & Yuncong Y.

(2011)
Attract and reward: combining chemical ecology and habitat manipulation to enhance biological control in field crops

Journal of Applied Ecology

Based on: Simpson M., Gurr G.M., Simmons A.T., Wratten S.D., James D.G, Leeson G., Nicol H.I. & Orre-Gordon G.U.S.

(2011)
Field responses of predaceous arthropods to methyl salicylate: a meta-analysis and case study in cranberries

Biological Control

Based on: Rodriguez-Saona C., Kaplan I., Braasch J., Chinnasamy D. & Williams L.

(2011)

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