School of Biological Sciences - Honours - Integrated Pest Management


Research topics in Integrated Pest Management

  • Nematode pests of grain and oilseed crops
  • Fall armyworm ecology
  • Genetically modified maize
  • Tuta absoluta management on tomato crops
  • Nematodes as indicators of soil health
  • Arthropod diversity in maize and soybean cropping systems


Researchers in Integrated Pest Management



Prof Driekie Fourie (back to top)

  • Nematologist
  • Nematode ecology and management


Prof Oriel Thekisoe (back to top)

  • Ecto- and endoparasites of veterinary importance
  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Drug efficacy and resistance studies


Prof Hannalene du Plessis (back to top)

  • Entomologist
  • Integrated pest management
  • Insecticide resistance


Prof Johnnie van den Berg (back to top)

  • Entomologist
  • Integrated pest management
  • Terrestrial ecology
  • Biodiversity and genetically modified crops 



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