IBMA, PAN Europe, IOBC Symposium

Invitation for 6th March 2023, from 9.00 to 12.00 – Register now: Dear Madam, Dear Sir, Together with IBMA, the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association, IOBC-WPRS, the International Organisation for Biocontrol, the Bulgarian organization Amitiza and Member of the Bulgarian Parliament Albena Simeonova Varbanova, Pesticides Action Network – PAN Europe invites you to an online symposium Agroecological transition in Bulgaria – integrated pest management with […]

IBMA Global, IBMA France, IEEP joint event

As it was well shown in the IEEP Report published last june Exploring the benefits of biocontrol for sustainable agriculture biocontrol has an essential role to reach the EU Green Deal and F2F objectives. In order to enable the use of biocontrol for the farmers and for them to be as soon as possible in the farmers’ toolbox, our solutions need […]

Microbial bioprotectants for plant disease management – Special offer for this book

Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing are delighted to announce the publication of their exciting new title, Microbial bioprotectants for plant disease management, edited by Dr Jürgen Köhl, Wageningen University & Research, and Dr Willem J. Ravensberg, Koppert Biological Systems and former IBMA President. The book provides a comprehensive coverage of the recent advances in the development […]

IEEP IBMA Joint event – Report launch Exploring the benefits of biocontrol for sustainable agriculture


Read the Press release Biocontrol can offer a systemic and balanced solution for sustainable agriculture Read the report Exploring the benefits of biocontrol for sustainable agriculture This event, co-organised by IEEP and the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association (IBMA), marks the launch of an IEEP report on the benefits of biological pest control for nature, food, […]

IBMA FFF Workshop – 9th June 2021

IBMA FFF Workshop 9 June

Forum for the Future prepared a Food Systems Dialogue meeting on 9 June 2021 involving the food industry and IBMA members as well as farmers and NGOs. > The Food Systems Dialogue report can be found here and has been submitted to the UN Food Summit. International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association and Forum for the Future […]

Bernard Blum Award 2021 for Novel Biocontrol Solutions

Bernard Blum Award 2021

We have Bernard Blum Award 2021 Winner! The best biocontrol product of the year is BioPersi+ Classic/Speed Sachet by BioBee Sde Eliyahu Ltd. The awardees have been announced at ABIM 2021 where David Cary, Member of the ABIM Executive Board and Owen Jones (Chair of the Bernard Blum Award judging panel) have presented the 2021 […]

Biological Control Conference, April 2021

Biological Control Conference

¨EUFarm2Fork: Together we can make it happen!¨ – IBMA President, Herman Van Mallaert, explained yesterday at the Biological Control Conference our industry association perspective. He said ¨we are here to make EUFarm2Fork happen. We have solutions in the market, full innovation pipeline and fertile innovation ecosystem.The real question is whether the regulation is ready?¨ – […]

Portuguese EU Presidency – Do not miss their Conference on Biological Control – Register until the 24th April

We would like to draw you attention to the Biocontrol Conference organized by the Portuguese EU Presidency on the 28th April afternoon, including, among other speakers, IBMA President Herman van Mellaert and IBMA partner Copa-Cogeca Secretary General Pekka Pesonen. Read the programme and register now.

IBMA 2021 Biocontrol Industry survey calls on members to make a strong can-do statement

IBMA Survey 2020

On 7th April, IBMA, the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association launches its annual black-box survey. IBMA calls on its member companies to contribute detailed company information in a survey conducted by a market research agency, bound by a strict code of conduct. Company data remain confidential, consolidated data will provide a reliable and up-to-date picture of […]