hosted on it’s official website as well as on it’s Facebook page, on 21 June 2018, the aims, strategy and course of Life-Biodelear.

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The strategy and objectives of the LIFE-BIODELEAR were shown by on its official website as well as on its social media Facebook page on July 26, 2017.

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The Newsletter #3 issue features the main results of the last semester action, as well as the dissemination activities of the project and future events.

Newsletter 3

The research team of the University of Thessaly, under the responsibility of the Professor of Agricultural Entomology, Nikolaos Papadopoulos, in the framework of the integrated strategy for dealing with the Mediterranean fly, has completed the identification and geographic mapping of thematic maps of the alternative hosts, both within the experimental orchards. These geographic maps are already being used in the implementation of the integrated strategy using the mass trapping method in collaboration with the research team of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Read more: Progress of the Life-Biodelear program

The LIFE-BIODELEAR project participated in the 10th International Symposium of Fruit Files of Economic Importance to be held from 23-27 April 2018, in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico.

The aim of these meetings is to gather scientists, researchers, and those involved in plant protection agencies and phytosanitary operational programs, to share knowledge, technologies and experiences regarding fruit flies. 

The symposium program covered all relevant disciplines ranging from basic knowledge to applied research. Ten sessions have been considered:

Read more: LIFE-BIODELEAR traveled to Mexico for the 10th International Symposium of Fruit Files of Economic...

Life-Biodelear participated in the information conference organized by the Green Fund and the Greek LIFE Task Force for LIFE and the Rural Sector, which took place in Athens at the TITANIA Hotel on June1, 2018.
The aim of the event was to present the 5 financing programs including the rural development sector as well as presentation of the results of 22 mature recently completed and current LIFE projects related to the agricultural sector.

Read more: Life - BioDelear at the Information Day organized by the Green Fund and the Greek Life Task Force

Life-Biodelear for the second consecutive year was screened at the “64th Florist Exhibition in Kifissia”, which took place from April 26 to May13, 2018 in Kifissia Athens..
Life-Biodelear posters were posted and presented at the Benaki Phytopathological Institutes, which  participated as an exhibitor in the exhibition. Also, distributes brochures for his work to visitors to the exhibition.

Read more: Life-Biodelear in 64th Florist Exhibition in Kifissia

This Newsletter #4 is focused on the presentation of the participation of Life- Biodelear project in the IOBC/ WPRS Meeting on Citrus Pests, Diseases and Weeds,
which took place on the 25 th to the 27 th of September 2017 in Valencia, Spain.



Under the framework of the participation of LIFE Biodelear project in the IOBC/WPRS Meeting on Citrus Pests, Diseases and Weeds in Valencia, Spain, the coordinators of UTH and BPI, Prof Nikos Papadopoulos and Dr Eleftheria Bempelou presented the project to private stakeholders, as Grupo Tragsa – SEPI.



After-life plan



Project Timetable

The project started on June 1st 2014 and was completed on October 25th 2019

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