Cookies

Our website uses cookies to give you the best possible online experience. We do not use these to store personal information about you. If you continue, we'll assume you are happy for your web browser to receive all cookies from our website. See our cookie policy for more information on cookies and how to manage them.

Cookie policy Close this window

Euro flag

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 613678

REGISTER FOR PROJECT COMMUNICATION.
If you want to receive information about Dropsa Protect
(activities, newsletters, conferences, etc.)
Strategies to develop effective, innovative and practical approaches to protect major european fruit crops from pests and pathogens

Overview of the WP’s and tasks

• WP1 (Gritta Schrader): Pathways of introduction of fruit pests and pathogens
o T1.2: Pathways of introduction and spread
o T1.3: Alert list of pathways of introduction in Europe
o T1.4: Methods for quantitative pathway risk analyses systems
o T1.5: Development of preventive strategies

• WP 2 (Marc Kenis): Biology and Ecology of Drosophila suzukii
o T2.1: Life cycle and environmental requirements
o T2.2: Host range and spatial ecology
o T2.3: Natural enemies and other mortality factors
o T2.4: Semiochemicals of D. suzukii
o T2.5: Natural dispersal capacities

• WP 4 (Marylène Poirié): Effective and innovative solutions to control Drosophila suzukii
o T4.1: Semiochemical-based technologies: monitoring, mass-trapping, lure & infect
o T4.2: Biological control
o T4.3: Chemical control
o T4.4: Sterile insect techniques
o T4.5: New mode of action compounds

• WP6 (Francesco Spinelli): Practical solutions for control
o T6.1: Risk mapping for D. suzukii
o T6.2: Role of cultural management
o T6.3: Development and validation of decision support and forecasting systems
o T6.4: IPM strategies

• WP7 (Marianne Groot): Develop cost effective approaches (Economic analysis)
o T7.1: Economic viability: ex-ante analysis of proposed alternatives
o T7.2: Economic viability: ex-post analysis of new developed strategies