International workshop on biological control and
management of Parthenium hysterophorus
The joint Second IOBC Working Group on Parthenium and International Workshop on Biological Control and Management of Parthenium is sponsored by the IPM Innovation Lab and the International Association for Plant Protection Sciences, and will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on July 13-17, 2014. It will include presentations in Addis Ababa on the distribution, ecology, allelopathy, crop loss, impacts on environment and health, cultural controls, chemical control, biological control and integrated pest management of Parthenium. There will be a field trip to participate in the release of the beetle Zygogramma bicolorata and Listronotus setosipennis (pending USAID approval).
Third announcement - call for abstracts and registration (PDF File)
For other details contact: R. Muniappan, E-mail email@example.com