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From Sentinel Plants to Trap Crops: our 8th online seminar

29th September 2022

We were delighted to see a good number of members at our 8th online seminar, which featured two superb talks by Dr Wubetu Bihon Legesse and Dr Tom Pope. Here are some of the things we learned…

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First international plant health conference

28th September 2022

The CONNECTED team recently attended the first ever International Plant Health Conference, organised by the Secretariat of the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

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Joining the dots: plant pathology, human health & climate change

25th August 2022

In July CONNECTED ran a workshop which brought together collaborators from a range of disciplines to consider ideas for research which harnesses knowledge of plant vector-borne diseases, nutrition and climate change.

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Free online lecture: plant health and international standards in Africa

18th August 2022

The Royal Society of Biology (RSB) is running a plant health lecture on International Standards in Africa, which is open to all.

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8th Online Seminar: vegetable viruses and cereal aphids

17th August 2022

The CONNECTED Online Seminar Series continues with some great talks focusing on vegetables and cereal crops.

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CONNECTED awarded £500K from UKRI-International

15th July 2022

The Community Network for Vector-Borne Plant Viruses (CONNECTED), based at the University of Bristol, has been awarded half a million pounds from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) International from the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

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New CONNECTIONS Conference Highlights

1st July 2022

The New CONNECTIONS online conference ran from 28-30 June 2022, and brought together plant pathologists and entomologists from all over the world to consider the research needed to tackle vector-borne plant viruses.

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Join the 7th Online Seminar – Cassava seed systems and IPM

28th April 2022

The CONNECTED Online Seminar Series is back!

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Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

21st April 2022

Each month we will be highlighting some particularly interesting chapters from the Burleigh Dodds academic publishing company‘s agricultural science database, which is available free to members until the end of June 2022. Just login and visit our Crops Collection member page to access the…

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A Fruitful April

1st April 2022

Each month we will be highlighting some particularly interesting chapters from the Burleigh Dodds academic publishing company’s agricultural science database, which is available free to members until the end of June 2022. Just login and visit our Crops Collection member page to access the…

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