Welcome to BCPC
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.
BCPC joins the drive to protect pollinators
The Crop Protection Association (CPA), working with the NFU and the British Beekeepers Association, has developed a new VI web based tool – Bee Connected to help minimise the risk to bees and other pollinators.
Brexit: now let's base regulatory approaches on robust risk assessment
Brexit will provide a unique opportunity for the UK to base its regulatory approaches to crop protection chemicals on robust risk assessment. This can provide win/wins for food production, human health and the environment – and economic benefit.
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
Latest blog: Tramline thinking – 8 August 2016