31.1 / ECONOMICS OF WEED MANAGEMENT


Workshop of EWRS (European Weed Research Society) working group

16 – 17 May 2019   print this page

Course directors:

Edita Štefanić, University of Osijek, Croatia
Bärbel Gerowitt, University of Rostock, Germany


Course description:

The objective of the workshop is to discuss available methods among weed scientists and invasive plant biologists for cost-effective and ecollogicaly based management of undiserable plants. The forum of weed scientists, engineers and socio-economic scientist will create a fruitfull environment for discussion and further collaboration.

The workshop will be focused on:

• analysis of on-farm data on weed management, and evaluate economic risk of weed management strategies

• decision models and decision analysis; identify analyses and tools that will lead to cost-effective and sustainable management

• implementing economic threshold for applied weed management in various crops and regions


Course lecturers:

Ivan Štefanić, University of Osijek, Croatia
Stefan Kiebler, John Deere GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
Vesna Kovačević, Veleučilište u Rijeci, Croatia
Isabella Karpinski, Julius Kühn-Institut, Germany
Tihomir Živić, J.J.Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia
Austair Murdoch, University of Reading, United Kingdom
Wesley Everman, North Carolina State University, United States
Teodor Rusu, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine | USAMV Cluj, Romania
Ileana Bogdan, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine | USAMV Cluj, Romania
Paula Moraru, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine | USAMV Cluj, Romania
Adrian Pop, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine | USAMV Cluj, Romania
Xavier Belvaux, Bayer, Belgium
Alka Turalija, University of Osijek, Croatia
Josipa Popović, VIPA doo, Croatia
Slavka Antunović, Veleučilište u Slavonskom Brodu, Croatia
Mennon Husreu, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Turkey
Belen Xhemali, Kosovo Institute of Agroculture, Kosovo
Gazmend Gjinovci, Kosovo Institute of Agroculture, Kosovo
Heron Buwiaqui, Kosovo Institute of Agroculture, Kosovo
Athanasios Ragkos, Agricultural Ewn Rei Institute, Greece
Climence Vallee, LLR, France