The focus of the course will be insect control and the role of Bioinformatics. Changes in pest management is a must over the coming ten years because of legislative restrictions on pesticide use and the evolution of pest and disease resistance. There will be a growing demand to develop new solutions that are practical and effective at the grower level.
The course is organised by Dr. Ingeborg Menzler-Hokkanen, University of Helsinki – Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. It will take place on 11-15 December in Helsinki, Finland.
Application deadline is November 15 2017. Apply by sending an email to the course responsible Dr. Ingeborg Menzler Hokkanen (email@example.com), and cc the email to professor Heikki Hokkanen (firstname.lastname@example.org).