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IX INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS
ON CACTUS PEAR AND COCHINEAL

26th – 30th March, 2017

Coquimbo, Chile.

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(Dactylopius opuntiae)

Cottony Cochineal Insect

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2nd edition of the FAO Technical Paper

Crop ecology, cultivation and uses of cactus pear

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