11th International Sclerotinia Workshop

Venue: York

Location: York, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jul 08, 2001 End Date/Time: Jul 12, 2001
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Sclerotinia 2001

The 11th International Sclerotinia Workshop
Central Science Laboratory, York, UK
8-12 July 2001

Keynote speaker:
Prof. Linda Kohn, University of Toronto

The 11th International Sclerotinia Workshop is aimed at researchers, students, advisors and extension workers. Accommodation will be in the historic city of York and there will be opportunities to tour research facilities in the area.

The workshop will address all aspects of Sclerotinia, including:

biology and taxonomy
disease modelling and forecasting
use as mycoherbicides
resistance mechanisms and strategies for deployment genetic engineering; transgenic plants
chemical, cultural and biological control
pathology, ecology and epidemiology
physiology, biochemistry and enzyme production

Call for offered papers and posters

Titles of offered papers and posters, with authors names and addresses and a brief (c. 50 word) abstract should be sent by 24 November 2000 to:
Dr Nigel Hardwick, Central Science Laboratory, Sand Hutton, York, YO41 1LZ, UK.
E-mail: nigel.hardwick@csl.gov.uk, Fax: +44 (0)1904 462111

Organising Committee:

Dr N V Hardwick (CSL, York), Dr M J Hocart (SAC, Edinburgh: Programme Secretary BSPP), Prof. J R Steadman (University of Nebraska, USA), Prof. J M Whipps (HRI, Wellesbourne), Dr C S Young (ADAS, Wolverhampton)