Develop cropping systems to prevent and reduce the occurrence of toxigenic fungal species and mycotoxins in maize and small-grain cereals.
Specific objectives are:
Head of Agroscope research group ”Ecology of Noxious and Beneficial Organisms”ENBO.Over 15 years experience in the effect of cropping factors on plant diseases and accumulation of mycotoxins; in biological control of plant diseases and weeds; and the development of sustainable agricultural cropping systems.
Role: WP4 leader, Agro team leader, preventionand biological control of Fusarium spp. in cereals