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148. Can We Use Beetles Instead of Herbicides?

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This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• The drawbacks to using herbicides.
• How beetles can be used to control pests and weeds.
• Future research.

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January 2012

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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