RTD focus of organization
Integrated pest management in agriculture and forestry. Etiology and epidemiology of phytoplasma diseases transmitted by leafhoppers and planthoppers.
Description of RTD activities
Research of insect and mite pests biology in agriculture and forestry. Research on biological properties and efficacy of chemical and biological insecticides and miticides in agriculture and forestry. Research on etiology and epidemiology of phytoplasma diseases transmitted by leafhoppers and planthoppers. Investigation of leafhoppers and planthoppers biology and their vector role in phytoplasma diseases
Experiences in international Programmes
“Landscape and regional context of insect agrobiodiversity in Southeastern Europe: a pilot survey of selected hemipteran pests, their parasitoids and predators, and bee pollinator diversity“. Project EU: SEE-ERA.NET Pilot Joint Call 2007-2008. (contract no. 9608).
“Global epidemiology of phytoplasma diseases of economic importance in Southeast Europe“. Project EU: SEE-ERA.NET Pilot Joint Call 2007-2008. (contract no. 10724).
“Development of a non-toxic, ecologically compatible, natural-resource based insecticide from diatomaceous earth deposits of South Eastern Europe to control stored-product insect pests“. Project EU: SEE-ERA.NET Pilot Joint Call 2007-2008. (contract no. 9902).
“Study of potential vectors of stolbur phytoplasma in potato and corn“. Serbian Hungarian S&T joint projects 2010-2011.
“Grapevine phytoplasma diseases. Evaluation of the risk of the wild reservoir and study of the co-adaptation phytoplasma/insect vector“. Bilateral Project „Pavle Savic“; „Partnership Hubert Curien” 2010-2011.
Organisation is/was involved in projects funded by the following RTD programmes
Inserted / Updated
2009-02-18 / 2010-07-07