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International meeting - Innovative and sustainable approches to control the Red Palm Weevil (RPW)

Publicado on Vie, 22 Jun 2018, 09:26

CIHEAM Bari and FAO will organize a three-days meeting at CIHEAM Bari on 23-25 October 2018 entitled: "International meeting - Innovative and sustainable approches to control the Red Palm Weevil (RPW)". More information is available here.

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El Taller internacional FAO-CIPF-CIHEAM sobre la Xylella fastidiosa, se celebró con éxito en Bari, Italia

Publicado on Mié, 04 May 2016, 13:25

El Taller internacional FAO-CIPF-CIHEAM sobre la Xylella fastidiosa y el síndrome del decaimiento rápido del olivo (OQDS) se celebró del 19 al 22 de abril de 2016, en Bari, Italia. El taller fue organizado por la FAO, la CIPF y el CIHEAM (Centro Internacional de Altos Estudios Agronómicos Mediterráneos), con el apoyo de la Organización de Protección de las Plantas del Cercano Oriente (NEPPO) y la Organización Europea y Mediterránea de Protección de las Plantas (OEPP). Este es el primer taller internacional sobre la Xylella fastidiosa desde que se notificó la presencia de esa destructiva plaga fitosanitaria en los olivos ...

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FAO COUNCIL 2013 Side Event: IPPC Secretariat reinforces the importance of scientific expertise in standard setting process

Publicado on Vie, 28 Jun 2013, 19:25

Last week, at the 2013 FAO Council Conference side event, “The role of science in determining international standards in food and agriculture,” Dr. Samuel Godefroy, Vice-Chair of CODEX Alimentarius, provided the audience with three poignant images to consider regarding the role science plays in the development and adoption of international standards: The integration of scientific-based evidence, he described, is as vital as the foundation supporting a large building, an anchor preventing a ship from drifting away, and the roots which firmly maintain the health of a large tree. In an introduction, FAO Deputy Director General Ms Maria Helena Semedo stated ...

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From The Tricky Task of Protecting Plants in a Globalized Age

Publicado on Mar, 23 Abr 2013, 22:51

From the FAO Media Center:

International Plant Protection Convention wraps up annual meeting – two phytosanitary standards revised and updated.

12 April 2013, Rome - Odds are, today you ate something that came from another hemisphere. A mind-boggling $1.1 trillion worth of agricultural products are traded internationally each year, with food items accounting for 82 percent of the total.

And where fruit or plants can travel, so too can less-savory characters. Fruit fly eggs hidden in the skins of oranges go unseen. Beetles burrow into wooden shipping pallets and escape detection. Fungal spores worm their way between the seams of metal ...

Etiquetas: Protecting PlantsGlobalized AgeFAO
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