The EU emphasizes the role of integrated pest management as an important approach to reduce dependency on pesticides use. Before pesticides are used, biological control measures, together with physical and other non-chemical methods, should have first preference (Directive 2009/128/EC).
The EU is stimulating the development of biological control products by financing this BIOCOMES project.
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Do you want to know more about us? Please go to our About BIOCOMES page.
The history of Andermatt Biocontrol goes back more than 25 years, when dr. Martin Andermatt and his wife dr. Isabelle Andermatt started producing bacu...Read more
Among the many nematodes that exist in the wild, there are several that are able to attack beetles of the genus Diabrotica. ...Read more
The 32nd Symposium will be an international forum gathering researchers from around the world to... View event
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We are developing 2 biological control agents against brown rot. Development is on track with promising results: biocomes.eu/disease/brown-…
Optimism about future of crop protection: interview with BIOCOMES coordinator Jürgen Köhl: resource.wageningenur.nl/en/show/Optimi… https://t.co/VbvIgwLliQ