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Emir Šahinović , University of Sarajevo. IUPAC 2019 Next Generation Agri-Summit Participant. Do you know why ants are so successful? They work together, they have excellent communication, their colony is like one body. That's why we should follow them. Future…

A Worthy Pursuit: Holistic Integrated Crop Protection

By Feyisara Eyiwumi Oni, Postdoctoral Scientist, Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology, Ghent University. IUPAC 2019 Next Generation Agri-Summit Participant I grew up in a lively city in northern Nigeria, called Kaduna. Given that my mum has green fingers, we could…

Breaking News! Announcing the results of the IUPAC Next Generation Programme contest

What was Next Generation Programme all about? The theme of the 14th IUPAC International Congress of Crop Protection is “Crop Protection: Education of the Future Generation”.  Ghent University, as the academic institution and host of the conference, initiated a programme…

Optimizing IPM: A more accurate measure of impact on beneficial insects in the orchard

The implementation of IPM in Europe is practised widely and has been legislatively obliged since 2015. Some of the most important underlying aspects of successful IPM however seem to have been neglected, particularly the side effects of crop protection agents…

Cassava based bio-fumigation – Innovating the natural way to control pest incited post-harvest loss during storage

Post-harvest loss - The big question? Small scale farmers are often not able to afford warehousing nor are they able to provide adequate storage conditions for their produce. Poor storage facilities lead to build up of temperature and moisture in…