IOBC-WPRS Bulletin, Vol. 134, 2018

Working Group "Integrated Control of Plant-Feeding Mites"
Proceedings the Sixth Working Group Meeting at Chania, Greece, 4-7 September, 2017
Edited by George Broufas, Markus Knapp, Maria Pappas, Andreas Walzer, Rostislav Zemek & Eric Palevsky
ISBN 978-92-9067-319-4 [IX + 105 pp]

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Recently Published: PAN Europe Activity Report 2017

This Annual Report details the work of PAN Europe in 2017 in all activity areas. It also provides a brief overview of the actions for 2018 and 2019. Contents:

  • Who we are & what we do
  • Ensuring rigorous implementation
  • PAN Europe's history & action on the sustainable use directive
  • Agriculture
  • Stop glyphosate
  • Pesticide free towns
  • Save the bees
  • Endocrine disrupting chemicals
  • Court cases
  • PAN Europe's outreach
  • Vat & pesticide taxation
  • Voices of pesticides
  • PAN Europe's work outlook 2018–2019
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BioControl - New Issue

BioControl, Volume 63, Issue 4, August 2018 is now available!
ISSN: 1386-6141 (Print) 1573-8248 (Online)

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IOBC-WPRS Bulletin, Vol. 132, 2018

Working Group "Integrated Control in Citrus Fruit Crops"
International Conference on Integrated Control in Citrus Fruit Crops.
Proceedings of the meeting at Valencia (Spain), 25-27 September, 2017.
Edited by: Ferran Garcia-Marí.
ISBN 978-92-9067-317-0 [XVII + 235 pp].

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IBMA Biocontrol Survey Report

David Cary, the Executive Director of IBMA, presented the IBMA Biocontrol Survey Report on 19th June 2018 in the OECD Working Group on Pesticides Biopesticides Sub Group, confirming that the biocontrol business is growing, thanks to a large majority of dynamic and innovative SMEs and dedicated biocontrol companies as well as change-orientated multinationals.

Read more, download: IBMA Biocontrol Survey Report 2013-2015 (pdf)

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IBMA Newsletter - Spring 2018

President's Address

  • The low risk dossier
  • IBMA Internal meetings
  • BioControl Events
  • IBMA-EBIC collaboration
  • Future of IBMA governance

Executive Director's Address

  • Copa and Cogeca / IBMA Roadmap
  • Minor Use Meetings
  • ECPA Regulatory Meeting
  • SUD Symposium
  • IBMA Members Survey
  • ABIM

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IOBC-WPRS Convenors: Important Update!

The Convenor's Handbook has been updated on 6 April 2018. The handbook is intended to serve as an information manual and guideline for all Working and Study Group Convenors with regard to their responsibilities, e.g.

  • Financial resouces
  • Administrative duties
  • Organisation of WG meetings and publication of IOBC-WPRS Bulletins

Check out the most recent version of the Convenor's Handbook
(restricted access, for IOBC-WPRS Council Members and Convenors only,

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Make a Difference: Support IOBC-WPRS and Donate

Help students and young researchers from all over the world to join the IOBC workshops.
Your financial support is highly appreciated and helps us to continue in our mission.

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The World of Organic Agriculture 2018

The 2018 edition of "The World of Organic Agriculture" has been lauchched on February 14, 2018 at BIOFACH in Nürnberg, Germany.
A booming organic sector: more farmers, more land and a growing market. 57.8 million hectares of organic agricultural land – the organic market grows to almost 90 billion US Dollars.

Read press release from FiBL; download 2018 edition of "The World of Organic Argriculture" (book, infographics and data table)

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IOBC-Global Newsletter Issue 102, December 2017

First digital edition of the IOBC-Global Newsletter. Table of contents:

  • President's Column
  • Biological Control of Oebalus insularis
  • Biological Control of Parthenium Weed
  • Global Working Group Report - MRQA
  • Asia Training Course Report
  • News from the Regions
  • Book Review
  • Upcoming Events
  • BioControl - the Official Journal of IOBC
  • Contacts

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