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Entomology

Entomology is the scientific study of insects, a branch of zoology.


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News

News

News cajsa.lithell@slu.se News Here you will find news related to the activities at the Unit for Risk Assessment of Plant Pests.

Publications

Publications from the unit of risk assessment of plant pests. Pest Risk Assessments Rapid Pest Risk Analysis Xyleborinus attenuatus , June 2017 Rapid Pest Risk Analysis Xylosandrus germanus , May

Projects

Here you will find completed and ongoing major projects that the unit is involved in. Completed projects Trade and production of plants and plant products in Sweden - A knowledge base for pest risk

Risk assessment of plant pests

Risk assessment of plant pests

We perform independent analyses which will provide support to the Swedish Board of Agriculture in their effort to counter the damage of non-indigenous pests.

Ecology Conference

Ecology Conference

The symposium took place in Uppsala, Sweden, 11-15 September 2017.

News archive

News archive

cajsa.lithell@slu.se News archive for the Centre for Biological Control News from 2014-2016 can be found here.

News

News

News cajsa.lithell@slu.se News All news from CBC, the Centre for Biological Control at SLU, are listed here. The news archive can be found at the end of the page.

Staff

Staff

We work at the Centre for Biological Control. Please contact us if you have questions about our business or would like to discuss research collaborations, orders or inquiries! Mattias Jonsson

Biodiversity and conservation biological control with insects and arachnids

Natural enemies of crop pests often have a large effect on pest populations. Research that CBC has participated in has shown that natural enemies can reduce crop losses due to bird cherry oat aphids

Chemical communication between plants, microbes and insects

Insect pests use chemical signals (semiochemicals) to find food, hosts and mates. Accordingly, chemical communication can be used as a target for pest control. The application of semiochemicals

Research

Research

CBC develops knowledge about biological control, to use living organisms to control pests.

Centre for Biological Control (CBC)

Centre for Biological Control (CBC)

We contribute to the development of new knowledge concerning the use of living organisms to control pests and diseases. CBC is a competence driven actor in biological control, both nationally and