Short CV of Christian Linder

Christian Linder is a field entomologist at the Agroscope Changins Wädenswil ACW research Station in Nyon (Switzerland) where he worked since 1991. ACW belongs to the Swiss Federal Office for Agriculture (FOAG) and prepares the technical and scientific bases for an efficient, sustainable and competitive agriculture. His activities cover biological control of mites in viticulture and berries, pesticides evaluation as well as monitoring and control of sucking insects in viticulture.

Christian Linder joined the IOBC WG "Integrated Protection in Viticulture" and "Pesticides and beneficial organisms" in 1993. He is also involved in the "Soft Fruit" Sub-group since 2001 and became convenor of this sub-group in 2004.