Upcoming Events

1996 Midwest Institute in Biological Control

Summer 1996

This course is designed for graduate students, academic professionals, and specialists in industry interested in selected topics on biological control. Contact Dr. Bob O'Neil (317) 494-7207. More details will be provided in future issues.

IOBC Conference on Technology Transfer in Biological Control: From Research to Practice

September 9-11, 1996
Montpellier, France

The objectives of this conference are to demonstrate the effectiveness of biological control through examples; to document the importance of biological control in developing IPM programs and sustainable land use; and to identify major problems in implementing biological control. Fourteen half-day workshops exemplifying the theme "technology transfer in biological control" will be held. Registration fees are 1,000 French Francs before April 30; 1,400 FF after May 1, 1996. Single day registration is available for 500 FF (exchange rate at press time was US$1 = 4.89 FF). Official language is English.

Contact J. P. Aeschlimann, CSIRO Biological Control Unit, F-34982 Montpellier s.Lez Cedex, France. FAX 33 67 59 90 40.

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