Our research group on “Sustainable Insect Management” works on the management of pest and beneficial insects, including biocontrol agents and pollinators, of importance to us all. Examples: (i) Food security - pollinators: It has been estimated that one-third of our total diet is dependent directly or indirectly on insect-pollinated crops. The value of the increased yield and quality to agriculture achieved through honey bee pollination alone is calculated in hundreds of billions (euro).
Sustainable insect management
Insect management for our planet: for a hungry planet, for a diverse planet, for a healthy planet, for a changing planet
The IPM4Meligethes-project is part of the ERA-NET consortium C-IPM. It targets the pollen beetle Meligethes aeneus, which is a key...
University of the Arctic Thematic Network
Thematic Network on “Sustainable Production and Foraging of Natural Products in the North” See link: http://www.uarctic.org/news/2017/2/...