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The British Crop Production Council’s range of conferences, publications, online databases and working groups provides independent, authoritative science-based information to practitioners, researchers and policy-makers. BCPC is a registered charity with a long-standing international reputation.
Lord Curry to open the BCPC Congress 2016
Lord Curry of Kirkharle will give the opening address at this year’s BCPC Congress, entitled, “The competitiveness of British agriculture” – asking, “is regulation a hindrance or a help?”
ukpesticideguide.co.uk – keeps pace with changes in pesticide authorisations
The recent announcement that authorisations for chlopyrifos containing products are to be revoked means farmers will lose widely-used insecticides used to control a range of insect pests. The ukpesticideguide.co.uk can help you keep abreast of changes in pesticide authorisations.
BCPC Congress 2016: Adapting to change
The early bird delegate rate for this year’s BCPC Congress, which takes place in Brighton, Brighton, UK on 4-5 October 2016, is running until 1 April. This year’s Congress theme will be “Changes in European Agriculture – How the Regulatory Environment might Adapt”.
NEW -The Pesticide Manual 17th edition
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- Internationally acclaimed compendium of pesticide data
- Built on over 40 years' experience
920 main entries plus 710 supplementary short entries
Verified information supplied by manufacturers worldwide
NEW - Biotech Crops Info service
A one-stop shop for GM crops and non-GM methods such as genome selection and editing for anyone involved - or interested in - plant breeding, crop production, agronomy and biotechnology.
- Biotech Crops Manual - regulalry updated, searchable database
- Contains over 280 products on 21 crops worldwide
- Biotech Crops Monthly Report
- Biotech Crops Weekly Update
Online Manual of Biocontrol Agents
Regularly updated database now with over 250 actives substances and organism worldwide
- Last update includes 20+ new actives and 50+ new products
- Special focus on updates from Australia and New Zealand
Online Pesticide Manual
A unique information source with detailed data on 1630 pesticides worldwide.
- Powerful search and download capabilities
- Full supplementary entry details
Extended dataset including SMILES and additional products
Updated throughout the year
BCPC Training manuals
Spreading Fertilisers and Applying Slug Pellets
Written for operators
Explains how spreaders and slug pellet applicators work
Expert guidance on calibration, spreading mechanisms and control systems
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Latest blog 29 April 2016