International Organisation for Biological Control - Neotropical Regional Section

The International Organisation for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC - is represented in Latin America by the Neotropical Section (NTRS). The NTRS/IOBC was proposed after a series of discussions initiated during the First Round Table for Biological Control organized by Mario Vaughan (FAO), in Santiago, Chile, in 1984. As a result of the propositions from this initial discussion, Jack Coulson (IOBC-Global President) and Jean-Paul Aeschlimann (IOBC-Global Secretary) initiated contacts with biological control specialists in 1988 for the establishment of the Neotropical Regional Section (NTRS). The NTRS was officially formed in 1989 during the 2nd Round Table for Biological Control, held in Tucumán, Argentina.

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72nd ISCP
The 72nd International Symposium on Crop Protection takes place on Tuesday 18 May 2021. It will be be hosted in Ghent, Belgium at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering of Ghent University. The official language of the Symposium is English.
Biopesticides Europe 2020
Biopesticides Europe 2020, 27-28 May 2021, Brussels, Belgium.
SIP 2021
The 17th Symposium on Insect-Plant relationships in Leiden has been postponed due to the pandemic of the corona-virus. It will be held now from the 25th to the 29th of July 2021.
20th OWC
20th Organic World Congress (OWC) - 08-10 September 2021, Rennes, France
The 2nd International Organization for Biological Control (IOBC) Global Cactus Working Group (GCWG) Meeting, Arebbusch, Windhoek, Namibia 21-23 September 2021
XI Congreso Argentino de Entomología (CAE)/XII Congreso Latinoamericano de Entomología (CLE)
El Congreso Argentino de Entomología (CAE), que se realiza ininterrumpidamente desde el año 1987, ha demostrado en todas sus ediciones ser un evento altamente convocante para todos aquellos investigadores nacionales, y en muchos casos extranjeros, dedicados al estudio científico de los insectos. Nuestro lema para la presente edición es: “Ciencia diversa en tiempos de cambio”

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