Informative meeting on new technologies applied to agriculture and deepening on zucchini viruses.


16:00 HOUR Participants registration;

16:30 Greetings Dott.Angelo Cambiano Mayor of LIcata

4.45 pm Work introduction Dr. Agr. Pasquale Patti

Phytosanitary perefical unit of Agrigento

17:00 hours Dott. Agr.Vincenzo Carlino

UO S6.15 Manager UIA LIcata

Zucchini cultivation in the Licata area.

Current events and prospects.

17:20 Prof.Salvatore Davino

Dept. of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences

University of Palermo – New viruses put Sicilian horticulture at risk: the case of the Tomato leaf curl new Delhi virus.

5:50 pm Dott.Agr.Serafino Marchione

Observatory for Plant Diseases Palermo

HOURS 18:10 Scheduled interventions by seed companies and pesticides on defense strategy (ToLCNDV)

Moderator: Dr. Paolo Iacopinelli

7:30 pm Debate

20:00 hours Conclusions

Dott.Agr.Aldo Brancato

Manager Serv.6 Agriculture Inspectorate Agrigento

Recognition of training credits

– Sicily Regional Councilorship for Agriculture of Rural Development and Mediterranean Fisheries Regional Department of Agriculture.

– Order of Agronomists and Forest Doctors of Agrigento.


U.I.A LICATA – U.O S6.15 Inter-communal Agriculture Office District of Lcata Umberto 90 92027 Licata


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