BC workshop announcement draft 1

Pre-Conference Workshop Announcement 21-22 July 2017

Uncategorized 23rd January, 2017 No Comments

BC workshop announcement draft 1Biological control in tropical hardwood plantations

Plantation forests of Australian hardwood species in South-East Asia now exceed 7M ha. The viability of these plantations is increasingly threatened by diseases and pests. Biological control is a sustainable option for the management of these pests and diseases.

Workshop Themes:

  • Principles of Biocontrol
  • Biocontrol of insect pests
  • Biocontrol of diseases
  • Case studies

Abstract Submission:

  • 28th April, 2017
  • Funding support is available for 1-2 delegates from each SE Asian country represented at the workshop.

For Registration and abstract submission via emai: Morag.Glen@utas.edu.au

Venue:

Alana Hotel, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (same venue as IUFRO INAFOR Conference)

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