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NAPPO Biological Control Workshop 2015

2015 NAPPO Workshop on Workshop: Preparation of Petitions for First Release of Non-indigenous Entomophagous Biological Control Agents
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Objective:  To provide training on preparing a Petition for first release of an entomophagous biological control agents according to requirements outlined in NAPPO RSPM 12. The workshop will provide the commercial biocontrol industry and researchers/practitioners with guidance on what needs to be included and methods to generate the required information

 Note: the presentations are in the language that they were delivered

July 7,  2015


Outline of Workshop

download_pdf.png Objectives and goals

Peter Mason

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

 Regulatory requirements in NAPPO countries

download_pdf.png Canada

Thierry Poiré and Bruno Gallant, 

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

download_pdf.png  Mexico

 Hugo Arredondo

CNRF-Dirección General de Sanidad Vegetal (SAGARPA)

download_pdf.png  United States

Robert Titchenor


download_pdf.png Europe 

Sam Bishop

Food and Environment Research Agency,

download_pdf.png  NAPPO RSPM 12 overview

Ken Bloem

USDA, APHIS, PPQ, Science and Technology

download_pdf.png Proposed Action and Target Pest Information

John Goolsby


download_pdf.png  Biological Control Agent Information

John Huber

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

download_pdf.png  Host Specificity Testing

Dave Gillespie

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

July 8

download_pdf.png  Host Specificity Testing

Peter Mason

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

download_pdf.png  Environmental and Economic Impacts of Release John Goolsby


download_pdf.png  Post-Release Monitoring

 Bruce Gill

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

download_pdf.png  Pre-Release Compliance

Peter Mason

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

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