Get started with Vector and Virus Diagnostics – join our webinar!

19th May 2023

In these short webinars, we will introduce you to the online Vector and Virus Diagnostics resources and the Train-the-Trainer materials

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Launching… Vector and Virus Diagnostics online resources!

27th April 2023

NEW – online resources for all CONNECTED members! If you want to improve your expertise on all aspects of vector and virus diagnostics, login and take yourself through our self-led course. A disease is devastating your field of crops, but how do you…

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Plant virus impacts in a changing climate

22nd March 2023

Last month we ran a stakeholder consultation workshop for mapping weather and climate services and digital information and tools for crop pest and disease management in Kenya

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10th Webinar: Virus diagnostics, HTS & library preparation

21st February 2023

The next CONNECTED webinar will be on Thursday 16th March 2023
10.30am to 12.00pm GMT (Please check time zone differences)

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VVD Kenya course programme

Vector and Virus Diagnostics training in Kenya

20th February 2023

As part of a joint programme co-delivered by Biosciences for Africa at the B4A-ILRI Hub, the CONNECTED Network has trained 21 plant scientists from 11 countries in ‘Vector and Virus Diagnostics’.

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NEW – Agricultural Organisations Directory

27th January 2023

Just launched! Use this new directory to look up organisations which are relevant to plant health… you can view them by category or see them all on a map.

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NEW Biopesticides webinars for members

26th January 2023

We are delighted to announce that CONNECTED members will now be able to participate in three webinars on bio-pesticides, so you can increase your knowledge and ask an expert your questions!

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Translating research projects into real-world applications

15th December 2022

We have now selected the six pump-prime funded research teams who will be receiving new CONNECTED funding to exploit, translate and disseminate their work, building on what was learned to take it further or convert it into practical applications that will have a real impact on agriculture.

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9th Online Seminar – Fungal Pathogens (postponed)

2nd December 2022

Some of you told us you were interested in fungal pathogens, so our next online seminar is a fungus special!

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Welcoming Dr Andy Bailey

23rd November 2022

We are delighted to announce that Dr Andy Bailey is joining the CONNECTED Directorship. Andy manages the active plant pathology lab at the University of Bristol and will bring a great deal of knowledge and expertise to our network.

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