SUSTAINABLE USE OF PESTICIDES

Second cycle degree in SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

Campus: LEGNARO (PD)

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: NICOLA MORI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Knowledge on Ecology and general and agricultural Entomology - Pathology
Examination methods: Final exam with practical test. A term project will be assigned to students and will count in the final course grade.
Course unit contents: This course will deal with current knowledge on Sustainable Use of Pesticide. Definition, benefits and hazards of Pesticides. Current EU legislation. Application techniques and equipment. Mitigation measures.