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A difficult moth to manage

More than 70 researchers from around the world have gathered at World Vegetable Center headquarters in Shanhua, Taiwan to participate in the 8th International Conference on Management of the Diamondback Moth and Other Crucifer Insect Pests. Organized in conjunction with Cornell University, the conference is exploring how Plutella xylostella, a difficult-to-control lepidopteran pest, is responding to climate change. The conference runs from 4-8 March 2019.  

2019-03-04T09:34:35+00:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Headquarters, In Brief, MAR2019|Tags: |

2018 APSA-WorldVeg Vegetable Breeding Workshop

The Asia & Pacific Seed Association (APSA)/World Vegetable Center Vegetable Breeding Consortium held its second annual workshop on 16-17 May 2018 at WorldVeg headquarters in Shanhua, Taiwan. Fifty-two participants from 32 consortium companies across the region joined 37 WorldVeg staff for discussions, intensive seminars on the Center’s breeding work and other research, and in-field evaluations of tomato, pepper, and cucurbit crops.

2018-06-15T05:56:58+00:00May 18th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Headquarters, JUN2018, Latest News|Tags: , |