EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 02 - 2013 Num. article: 2013/048

1st Mediterranean Workshop on Solanum elaeagnifolium, Thessaloniki (GR), 2013-07-04/06

USDA-ARS EBCL, the Perrotis College and the American Farm School will organize the 1st Mediterranean Workshop on Solanum elaeagnifolium (Solanaceae, EPPO A2 List) in Thessaloniki (GR) on 2013-07-04/06. The Workshop will include 2 days of lectures and a 1 day field trip to visit areas infested by S. elaeagnifolium. The main topics addressed during this Workshop will be:
- Impact of S. elaeagnifolium on;Mediterranean agriculture.
- Future of S. elaeagnifolium in the Mediterranean;climate zone.
- Controlling S. elaeagnifolium: biological, chemical and other means of control.
- Possible collective efforts in the field of research and control.
The deadline for submission of abstracts is the 30th of April 2013.