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David V. Alford

Dr. David V. Alford is a graduate of London University and has over 40 years experience in practical entomology. He previously worked for the organization then called the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAFF), where he gained wide experience of plant pests and crop protection issues in both agriculture and horticulture. He also served as a member of the MAFF Scientific Subcommittee on Pesticides.

Dr. Alford, a keen photographer and naturalist, has published numerous scientific papers on insects and mites, and is also author and editor of several technical books and reviews.

Books by David V. Alford