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January 4, 2016

The billion dollar game of strategy: The effect of farmers' decisions on pest control

November 25, 2015

Growing need to revamp national laws governing pesticides - FAO and WHO release updated guidelines for countries on pesticide legislation and labelling

September 29, 2015

CropLife International statement: Endocrine Society disregards state of science around chemical exposures

September 28, 2015

Crop protection regulation protects humans and the environment - Products should not be characterized as endocrine disruptors based on hazard alon

September 7, 2015

The facts about herbicide safe use history

June 23, 2015

CropLife International's statement on carcinogenic review of crop protection products from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)

June 4, 2015

Sin in the seed: meeting of the minds to combat maize lethal necrosis - Concerted cross-sectoral action needed to save Africa’s most important staple: maize

May 31, 2015

Agribusiness nervous as WHO cancer unit analyzes popular pesticide (Reuters)

April 21, 2015

Plant Wars Episode I: The fungal menace

March 23, 2015

What the IARC 2A rating for glyphosate really means
Que signifie la classification 2A du glyphosate réalisée par le CIRC ?
Lo que significa realmente la clasificación 2A de la IARC para el glifosato

March 16, 2015

Keeping plant pests and diseases at bay: experts focus on global measures - Phytosanitary standards for trade in plants and plant products come under review

February 21, 2015

Kenya - Researchers work round the clock to control maize lethal necrosis disease (Standard Digital)

October 28, 2014

BASF Farm Perspectives Study, 2014

March 25, 2014

International IPM program a success for tomato producers in Uganda, Kenya and Ttanzania

March 6, 2014

Crop pests ‘vastly underestimated’ warns study (SciDevNet)

March 5, 2014

Economic and physical determinants of the global distributions of crop pests and pathogens

October 17, 2013

Capacity building works to combat wheat rusts

July 30, 2013

La modificación genética podría detener epidemia de roya en el trigo (Agro-Bio)

April 12, 2013

The tricky task of protecting plants in a globalized age - International Plant Protection Convention wraps up annual meeting – two phytosanitary standards revised and updated

August 2, 2012

Natural magic to counter Striga crop menace - SARID programme to benefit local farmers and enhance regional research capabilities

August 1, 2012

Africa beats cereal killer

April 23, 2012

Farmers share their stories of the benefits of plant science innovations

March 30, 2012

Saving Kenya’s maize crop (IPS)

February 24, 2012

Joining forces to defeat wheat disease - UK-South Africa collaboration to tackle global threat

October 5, 2011

Kenya opens rust screening facility to fight global world wheat threat (Africa Science News)

June 22, 2011

All wheat varieties will have to be replaced

July 26, 2010

Rethinking the sandwich: the globalization of wheat rust - Ignored orphan crops from the developing world may be the White Knight that rescues the Green Revolution from the Red Queen (Miller-McCune)

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