Influence of Some Inert Diluents of Neem Kernel Powder on Protection of Sorghum Against Pink Stalk Borer (Sesemia Calamistis, Homps) in Nigerian Sudan Savanna

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




vol. 48


No 2


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


Committee of Plant Protection PAS ; Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute




DOI: 10.2478/v10045-008-0019-4 ; ISSN 1427–4345 ; eISSN 1899–007X


Journal of Plant Protection Research; 2008; vol. 48; No 2


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