Extension officers and farmers in Tanzania dicuss IPM of tomato (Photo: Stefan Toepfer)

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Job - added on 16.07.2019

Fachperson aus der Holzwirtschaft

Interteam , Somoto, Nicaragua. Deadline: 31.08.2019

Publication - added on 16.07.2019

Assessing Food Systems and Their Impact on Common Pool Resources and Resilience

Augstburger Horacio, Käser Fabian, Rist Stephan. in: Land 2019, 8, 71. April 2019
Event - added on 16.07.2019

28th biannual conference on the Science and Information on Coffee

22.06.20 to 26.06.20 | Montpellier, France

The president of ASIC (Association for the Science and Information on Coffee) is kindly inviting all scientists working in the field of coffee (agronomy, chemistry, technology, physiological effects, packaging, storage etc.) to attend this conference.

Job - added on 16.07.2019

Leiter/in der Abteilung Entwicklungszusammenarbeit

Swissaid, Bern, Switzerland. Deadline: 08.08.2019

Job - added on 16.07.2019

Researcher - Water Quality Modelling /Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR)

International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Deadline: 10.08.2019

Job - added on 16.07.2019

Scientist: Agronomy / Agro-Climatology [WCA]

International Crop Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Kano, Nigeria. Deadline: 02.08.2019

August 2019
Event - added on 16.07.2019

14th International Symposium “Hazards of Pesticides to Bees”

23.10.19 to 25.10.19 | Bern

Agroscope and the International Commission for Plant-Pollinator Relationship (ICP-PR) are inviting to join the 14th Symposium on "Hazards of Pesticides to Bees" . Submission of contributions until August 15th 2019.


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