Alternative agricultural schemes are gaining attention as the demand for organic and sustainable products continues to grow. Pest insects pose a sizeable challenge to agricultural production because their activities reduce crop fitness and productivity. Effective management of pest-insects is, therefore, crucial for successful management, and increasingly entails a multi-dimensional approach.
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