The Rise and Demise of Integrated Pest Management in Rice in Indonesia

  title={The Rise and Demise of Integrated Pest Management in Rice in Indonesia},
  author={Craig Carpenter Thorburn},
  pages={381 - 408}
Indonesia’s 11-year (1989–1999) National Integrated Pest Management Program was a spectacularly successful example of wide-scale adoption of integrated pest management (IPM) principles and practice in a developing country. This program introduced the innovative Farmer Field School model of agro-ecosystem-based experiential learning, subsequently adapted to different crops and agricultural systems in countries throughout the world. Since the termination of the program in 1999, Indonesia has… Expand

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