The talk will deal with the invasion of the North American fungal forest pathogen Heterobasidion irregulare in Europe. In addition to the introduction pathways, the talk will present the factors that are likely to play role in the invasiveness of the pathogen and strategies and tactics for the containment of the disease, some of which tested in the frame of EU Emphasis project.
Speakers will be UNITO researcher Dr Paolo Gonthier.
The target audience are researchers, agri-business and forestry experts, farmers and foresters and any other interested in plant health.
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The “EMPHASIS’ Science with Farmers: call for early adopters” is an initiative in the frame of EU H2020 project EMPHASIS, it will give the opportunity to farmers and professionals working with them, all around Europe to learn about practical, innovative and experimental solutions developed by EMPHASIS.
September 18th - 21th 2018 / Parma, Italy
EFSA conference 2018 is constructed around the motto “contextualising risk assessment”. This means reflecting on the future of risk assessment in food safety while acknowledging the social and political context within which it operates.