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Proceedings of a Symposium on Insect Pheromones and their Applications

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Insect control in marketing has as its major objective the reduction of losses caused by insects to harvested agricultural commodities and their processed or manufactured products throughout the entire marketing channels and until they reach the final consumer. United States Secretary of State, Kissinger, at the 1974 World Food Conference in Rome, said, "Major priority must be to reduce losses from inadequate storage, transport and pest control." Research is required to provide more effective, safe and economical ways to reduce losses caused by insects.

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