IOBC-WPRS at ABIM 2013
The 8th Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting (ABIM 2013) was held in Basel, Switzerland on 21-23 October 2013.
The meeting is organised in cooperation by the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association (IBMA) and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL). ABIM provides an annual meeting place specifically adapted to the needs of the biocontrol industry. At the 8th ABIM Conference in Basel, the prime international meeting of the biocontrol industry, novel and safe biological crop protection products have been presented and new trends in the global market were discussed.
Presentations of IOBC-WPRS council members at ABIM 2013:
- Franz Bigler: The role of IOBC and in biological control and interactions with IBMA (pdf)
- Lene Sigsgaard: Biological control of insect pests in outdoor crops (pdf)
- Annegret Schmitt: Coping with a bumpy road - lessons learned from a researcher´s point of view (pdf)
- Ilaria Pertot: Biopesticides – The most common mistakes you want to avoid (pdf)
More information: www.abim.ch