EMPHASIS Summer School 2018. Emerging pests and diseases in horticultural crops: innovative solution

The EMPHASIS Summer School 2018 on emerging pests and diseases in horticultural crops will be held in Grugliasco (TO), Italy, from 2 to 6 July 2018.

The overall goal of EMPHASIS is to develop and promote the take-up of practical and effective solutions to prevent and protect European crops from native and alien pest threats, improving productivity and resilience of European agriculture, in the context of climate change.

The course is made up of three sections:

  • innovative strategies for diagnosis and management in horticultural crops
  • emerging pests in horticultural crops
  • use of LAMP technology

This course aims to train young researchers on epidemiological issues related to emerging pests and pathogens, and on innovative management strategies in horticultural systems. It also aims to provide skills about the use of innovative and effective diagnostic systems.

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