Monthly Archives - March 2017

Biological Control Professional Training Courses

Course 1 Application of biological insecticides: Entomopathogenic nematodes Develop - a complete understanding of entomopathogenic nematodes. Apply - entomopathogenic nematodes through a practical integrated pest management system within your own environment. Date: 26th April 2017 (10.00am to 5.00pm) Venue: Swansea University Course 2 Application of biopesticides (fungi and bacteria) Develop - a complete understanding of biopesticide products. Apply – fungi and bacterial products through a practical integrated pest management system within your own environment. Date: 27th April 2017 (10.00am to 5.00pm) Venue: Swansea University Course 3 Application of beneficial biocontrol agents (predators, parasitoids...

The Natural Way – why nematodes can help feed the world safely

For generations farmers, foresters and growers have relied on potentially damaging chemicals to protect their crops. But Bionema's founder Dr Minshad Ansari is convinced there is a better way. And the facts suggest he may well be right. Minshad has dedicated the last 20 years of his scientific research looking into natural ways of controlling the pests that decimate up to half the food crops in the USA alone every year. His belief is that using beneficial nematodes can provide...