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Infestation and damage in grain. Pulses, and processed products
Plant importation licences and phytosanitary certificates
Importation of food grains
Pest control techniques for phytosanitary treatments
Potential for infestation in food grain shipments
Is control of pests always necessary ?
Factors affecting fumigation efficiency
Factors affecting fumigation of grain
Situations in which fumigation of grain is likely to be carried out
Main considerations for donor organisations in reducing the risk of insect infestation in maize and other food-aid commodities
Is the ship fit to carry grain ?