Updated 80 days ago
Imperial College, Silwood Park Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 7PY, UK
Formerly known as the International Pesticide Application Research Centre, IPARC has focused on application methods for smallholder farmers. We emphasise practical and cost-effective techniques to manage pests, while reducing the use of chemical pesticides and promoting the efficacy of natural processes and alternative biological agents. Based in Berkshire, England, IPARC has been an integral part of pesticide research at Silwood Park for more than 60 years. It has specialised in the needs of small-holder farmers, application techniques for migrant pest and vector control... IPARC is a World Health Organisation (WHO) collaborating centre, and its activities have been endorsed by the Pesticide Evaluation Scheme (WHOPES). IPARC has been awarded the BEST PESTICIDE RESEARCH & EDUCATION AGENCY - Europe 2017 by the Industry Insight Monthly journal... IPARC scientists have consistently promoted pest control that has minimal impact on the environment. A substantial amount of biopesticide..
Associated domains: iparc.org.uk