IOBC-WPRS Bulletin, Vol. 133, 2018

Working Group "Biological and Integrated Control of Plant Pathogens". Preceedings of the XV Meeting "Biocontrol products: From lab testing to product development" at Lleida (Catalonia, Spain), April 23-26, 2018.
Edited by: Jürgen Köhl, Marc Bardin and Philippe Nicot,
ISBN 978-92-9067-318-7 [XVI + 215 pp].

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Training Workshop

Asia-Pacific Forest Invasive Species Network, Training Workshop

23-27 October 2018, Beijing, China
This training workshop aims to provide hands-on training on properly identifying disease based on signs and symptoms, causal agents, and best management practices for disease control. It is targeted at recent graduates, entry-level and mid-level practitioners who are involved in forestry management, forest health monitoring, and management of forest diseases and their control.

More information: Announcement
with Draft Agenda and Nomination Form

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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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BioControl - New Issue

BioControl, Volume 63, Issue 2, April 2018 is now available!

ISSN: 1386-6141 (Print) 1573-8248 (Online)

Table and Contents:

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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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