Resistance management for sustainable agriculture and improved public health

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PlayInsecticide Resistance Management,in 3 minutes
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The Role of IRAC

IRAC is prolonging the effectiveness of insecticides, acaricides and traits by implementing insecticide resistance management strategies, countering the development of resistance in the three core sectors of traditional Crop Protection, Plant Biotechnology and Public Health.

IRM Resources

Communication and education is key to promoting awareness of insecticide resistance and effective resistance management strategies worldwide. IRAC has published a wide range of communication and educational material, all of which are available free to download from the website. Such communication and educational materials may be used in their entirety and/or portions of such materials may be used freely so long as the appropriate citations are provided for all the applicable authors, materials and/or website. Printed copies of the booklets and the English version of the Mode of Action poster with the structures are available via the IRAC Coordinator.

A global response to a global problem

Insecticide resistance management is a global challenge, and IRAC is delivering strategic responses worldwide with localized as well as international initiatives.

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Next industry event

May 01 2022
Antibes Juan-Les-Pins, France
7th International Congress of Nematology

The Seventh International Congress of Nematology will occur 1-6 May 2022 at the Palais des Congrès in Antibes Juan-Les-Pins (France). All previous arrangements made by registrants for the pandemic-delayed ICN 2020 have been maintained. Early-bird registration and abstract submission for new delegates will open 15 November 2021 and continue through 28 February 2022.

Next IRAC event

April 19 2022
Virtual Meeting
26th IRAC International Meeting

The 26th IRAC International meeting will be held virtually on the 19-21st April 2022. The meeting is open to all IRAC members and further details can be obtained via Call in details and agenda will be provided to members closer to the date.

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Mode of Action Classification on the go

Helping growers, advisors, extension staff, consultants and crop protection professionals define effective and sustainable insecticide resistance managment (IRM) strategies.

IRAC Mode of Action Classification app on an iPhone 8

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