Integrated pest management and the future of farming

Tuesday 9 June 2020, 9:30am – 12:30pm

This online event is organised by the Knowledge Transfer Network with the Institute for Sustainable Food at the University of Sheffield and the Transforming Food Production team of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

It will bring together a varied audience including industry, academia, farmers, growers, government and funders. The aim is to achieve an agri-tech industry opinion around integrated pest management (IPM) to drive compelling discussions during and after the event.


Crop Innovation and Soil Pipeline (CSIP) – webinar series on developing tools for sustainable crop development

Dr. Anjil Srivastava is hosting three webinars on behalf of Durham University Department of Biosciences.

Each day from Wednesday 27th to Friday 29th May 2020, 10.30am-1.30pm BST, there will be one webinar with speakers covering different topics regarding the latest research in plant science.

Growth and Development – Wednesday 27th May

  • 10.30-11.00 am: Dr. Peter Etchells, Durham University, UK
  • 11.00-11.30 am: Dr.