Tag: LPM

  • Specific gravity of milk

    SPECIFIC GRAVITY OF MILK Specific gravity is the ratio of density of any substance to the density of standard substance (water) at 4ÂșC. Specific gravity of normal milk is 1.028 to 1.032. Specific gravity of water is one. Hence, addition of water to milk tends to decrease the specific gravity of milk. Fat content reduces […]

  • The Economic Injury Level and the Economic Threshold in IPM

    Although the economic injury level (EIL) and the economic threshold (ET) are fundamental integrated pest management (IPM) concepts, they are often confused. This is understandable, as the concepts are closely related and the definitions of EIL and ET can be expressed differently depending on context. You will see various versions of the following definitions throughout […]