Knowledge Is Power

Knowledge Is Power

Like the swallows to Capistrano, the Crop Protection Handbook has returned for a 93rd edition. For 2007, the all-new Crop Protection Handbook Power Pack includes the print Crop Protection Handbook, the eHandbook CD-ROM and the Global Crop Protection Database and other vital information resources housed at

What’s Inside

Here’s what’s in the print edition:

Crop Protection Dictionary. The heart of the Handbook is technical, registration and environmental/safety data on every active ingredient and brand name in the global market. New for 2007: Mode of action and action class information for hundreds of active ingredients.

Fertilizer Dictionary. Terms and definitions cover agronomics, application, organic materials, manufacturing processes and fertilizer products. A Nutrient Suppliers list provides access to a variety of nitrogen, phosphate, mixed fertilizer and micronutrient suppliers.

Sustainable Agriculture. This section focuses on practices such as Integrated Pest Management, genetically enhanced seed, biocontrols, organic production and reduced-risk products.

Regulatory Compliance. An overview of 26 major laws and regulations covering registration, manufacture, storage/handling and application of crop protection products and crop nutrients.

Buyers Guide. More than 400 companies making more than 4,000 products in more than 100 countries. 

eHandbook CD-ROM

The eHandbook CD now includes hundreds of the most important product labels, powered by Crop Data Management Systems (CDMS), as well as the chemical structures once found in the print edition of the Handbook. Power Pack purchasers also receive a subscription to the online databases at Here, product listings are updated in real time. MSDS and product labels are also available through the site. Buyers receive a complimentary subscription to Handbook NOW, the MeisterPRO e-newsletter.

For more information or to place an order, contact MeisterPRO Information Resources at 800-572-7740 x168 or visit

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