Thesis - Open Access
Master of Science (MS)
Insecticides play a major role in the economy of South Dakota which is basically an agricultural state. Large tracts of land in cultivation and pasture offer unlimited propagating areas for injurious plant insects. Natural control measures are not always adequate to ward off frequent outbreaks of these insects. As a result steps have been taken to minimize the chance of these outbreaks developing into epidemic proportions. The application of chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticides has been among the control measures employed. (see more in text)
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Insecticides -- Toxicology
Insecticides --Physiological effect
South Dakota State University
Greenwood, Raymond J., "Chlorinated Hydrocarbon Residues in Representative Wild Ruminants of South Dakota" (1966). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 3202.