953313 Current plant protection issues

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Steinkellner, Siegrid
Offered in
Wintersemester 2020/21
Languages of instruction


Presentation and discussion of novel and current stressors of crops and potential counter-strategies, biology and ecology of novel or invasive harmful organisms, climate change and plant protection, novel innovative techniques in plant protection; urgent problems with current plant protection measures

Previous knowledge expected

Basic knowledge in biology, ecology, plant protection, agriculture

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Conveying knowledge on (1) new or urgent problems with harmful organisms and potential counter-strategies, (2) new innovative techniques in plant protection, (3) problems with current plant protection
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