Welcome to the

Centre for Fruit Fly Biosecurity Innovation

an Australian Research Council funded Industrial Transformation Training Centre

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A. Deutscher

The Centre for Fruit Fly Biosecurity Innovation is dedicated to providing the Australian horticulture industries new, sustainable and environmentally friendly tools for controlling fruit fly pests. Our research aims to protect horticulture industries and market access, and help ensure Australia's food security.

News & Updates

Events

WEBINAR

26 October 2020

Phytosanitary Irradiation

 

Join the National Fruit Fly Council for a webinar on phytosanitary irradiation. The webinar will cover a range of topics including an explanation of irradiation, labelling requirements, research, consumer perceptions, and international acceptance of irradiation as a phytosanitary measure.

ONLINE CONGRESS

2-6 November 2020

Americas Congress on Fruit Flies - 10th TWWH Meeting

 

Americas Congress on Fruit Flies is an international event that brings together experts from all countries of the Western Hemisphere, in the American continent, to promote the exchange of knowledge on prevention, eradication, and control of fruit flies among members of the scientific and academic communities. It takes place during the 10th Meeting of Tephritids Workers of Western Hemisphere - TWWH.

Visit the event website for more information.

ONLINE MEETING

11-25 November 2020

Entomology For All

 

The Entomological Society of America (ESA) is building a new and exciting virtual meeting embracing this year’s theme, Entomology for All, to be where all insect scientists can participate and share their work, regardless of location, specialty area, or ability to travel. Entomology 2020 will feature multiple livestreams running simultaneously November 16-19 with On-Demand content available from November 11-25.

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Participating organisations

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Financial support

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