BCPC Diseases Review 2022

2022 Theme – Changing challenges and changing tools for Integrated Crop Management

Venue – Sophi Taylor Building, NIAB, Cambridge took place 19 October 2022.
Event by Invitation Only.

4 BASIS CPD points and 4 NRoSO points have been allocated for attendance at this event.


From 9.30 Registration and coffee

10.20 Welcome, Review Chair, Jenna Watts, Head of Plant Health and IPM, AHDB

10.30 IPM strategies to control mycotoxins, Prof. Simon Edwards, Harper Adams University College.
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11.05 The impact of mycotoxins on processors, Derek Croucher, Morning Foods
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11.40 Varietal resistance breakdown – drawing parallels with fungicide resistance, Mike Grimmer, ADAS
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12.15 PhD student talks
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12.40 LUNCH

13.40 Molecular detection of pathogens, Natarajan Subramani, University College Dublin
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14.15 A perspective on the practical use of PCR testing to aid farm management, Nick Anderson, Velcourt
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14.50 Discussion

15.30 Chair’s closing remarks

15.40 Depart

For further information contact: Mike Ashworth, Diseases Review chairman Email: mike.ashworth@corteva.com

{Details of BCPC Diseases Review 2023 to follow}