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Strategies for the eradication and containment of the invasive pests Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Olivier and Paysandisia archon Burmeister

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This project has received funding from the
European Union's Seventh Framework Programme
for research, technological development and
demonstration under grant agreement no 289566


Palm Protect Conference, first announcement

We cordially invite you to the Palm Protect conference to be held on 21st November 2014 in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. The conference will be hosted by the Gran Canaria Department of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water, and organised by Dr Josep Jacas (Universitat Jaume I, Spain), and the Food and Environment Research Agency (UK)

Presentations and demonstrations of the results of the Palm Protect project

Plenary Lecture:Successful eradication of the red palm weevil
Department of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water, Government of the Canary Islands

The main objective of the conference is to share knowledge, experience, methodological breakthroughs and new solutions developed within the EU funded Palm Protect project, "Strategies for the eradication and containment of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus and Paysandisia archon".