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Challenges of Organic Arable Farming 3rd module: Monitoring, preventive and curative measures for pest and disease management

{Tool} Challenges of Organic Arable Farming 3rd module: Monitoring, preventive and curative measures for pest and disease management. Creator(s): Madzaric, Suzana; Mohamad, Ramez and Al Bitar, Lina. Issuing Organisation(s): Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari CIHEAM IAM. (2017)

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Summary

The objective of this module is to present the main problems related to pest and disease management in organic arable farming. It provides strategies (mainly preventive and cultural measures) that are essential to enhance the resilience and plant health in organic arable cropping systems to minimize the need of using plant protection products against pests and diseases. This module is targeting a wide range of categories of students, farmers, advisors …etc. The module is based on a PowerPoint presentation containing a theoretical background and supported by related specific tools (practice abstracts, leaflets, guidelines, data calculation tools, videos, books, reports, web pages etc.) taken from the OK-Net knowledge platform.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Discover strategies to enhance the resilience and plant health
What problem does the tool address?:Pest and disease management in organic farming
What solution does the tool offer?:Promoting strategies to improve the resilience of cropping systems, pest and disease management
Country:Italy
Type of Practice Tool:Online courses
Theme:Pest and disease control, Weed management, Crop specific
Keywords:Resilience, plant health, plant protection products, copper, biorationals
Agrovoc keywords:
LanguageValueURI
Englishplant protectionhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5978
Englishcopperhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1868
Englishresiliencehttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1374480530924
Englishweed controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8345
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Knowledge management > Education, extension and communication
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Italy > IAMB Mediterranean Agronomic Institute Bari
Related Links:http://farmknowledge.org/index.php/search-for-ok-tools?v=35293
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Willer, Dr. Helga
ID Code:35293
Deposited On:16 Apr 2019 14:10
Last Modified:09 May 2019 08:00
Document Language:English
Status:Unpublished
Additional Publishing Information:Challenges of Organic Arable Farming
1st module: Strategies to enhance soil fertility and assessment of soil fertility and quality (http://orgprints.org/35291/)
Challenges of Organic Arable Farming
2nd module: Fertilization strategies to enhance nutrient availability in organic arable crops (http://orgprints.org/35292)
Challenges of Organic Arable Farming
4th module: Technical tools, strategies and machineries to tackle weeds in organic arable farming (http://orgprints.org/35294/)
Challenges of Organic Arable Farming
5th module: Crops specific problems and potential solutions in cereals, legumes, fruits and vegetables (http://orgprints.org/35295/)
6th module: Recovery and final synthesis (http://orgprints.org/35296/)

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