The 11th meeting of the IOBC Working Group "Pesticides and Beneficial Organisms"
2016-10-11 to 2016-10-13
The aims of the meeting are to bring together the latest advances in research on side effects of pesticides to biological control agents towards improved implementation of integrated pest management. Topics include: Effects of plant protection products and alternative products (induced resistance elicitors, plant extracts, etc.) on beneficial arthropods and non-target organisms; Implementation of results from side-effect tests to IPM; Selectivity of plant protection products authorized in organic farming on beneficial arthropods; Procedures to test side effects of pesticides/control methods on important beneficial organisms; Test methods for special plant protection products; Side-effects of pesticides in glasshouse crops/open field/orchards.
The 14th Arbovirus Surveillance and Mosquito Control Workshop in Conjunction with the NE 1443 Regional Project Annual Meeting
2017-03-28 to 2017-03-30
St. Augustine, FL, USA
The 5th International Forum for Surveillance and Control of Mosquitoes and Mosquito-borne Diseases Date: 22-26 May 2017
2017-05-22 to 2017-05-26
Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China
Malaria, dengue fever, West Nile Fever and other mosquito-borne diseases are major contributors to the total global burden of disease and a significant impediment to socioeconomic development in many countries. Surveillance and controlling of mosquito play a major role in mosquito-borne disease control. The main purpose of this forum is understanding new research about surveillance and controlling of mosquito and mosquito-borne disease after academic communication for each other.