1. OCTOBER 23-25 2017: The 12th Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting International Biocontrol Manufacturers' Association (IBMA) & the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, Basel, Switzerland. For further information, www.abim.ch.
2. NOVEMBER 27-30 2017: The Third International Congress on the Use of Biostimulants in Agriculture. Organized by New Ag International. It will take place in Miami, USA at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center. The call for papers is open. The whole exhibition space (80 stands) has been booked, but organizers are working on adding more stands to satisfy an already substantial waiting list. In the meantime, there remains some meeting rooms that are available on a first come-first serve basis. For more information, please browse http://www.biostimulantsworldcongress.com.
3. MARCH 19-23, 2018: New Ag International will host in Kenya, two international conferences covering the world of High Tech Agriculture. The conferences will feature speakers from academic, government and industry circles, whose aim will be to promote products and technologies that fit African conditions. Presenters will speak about the currently available solutions, as well as sustainable and precise agriculture (including Precision Ag solutions that are being implemented in other places around the word for small holders). These innovative solutions could also help Africa to advance quickly, building capability from scratch right now, on logistics, infrastructure, government support, knowledge transfer and trading platform, etc. The call for papers opens July 28, 2017. For more information, please visit newaginternational.com.
Bernard Blum Award for Novel Biocontrol Solutions