Integrated Pest Management Initiative
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Short Courses

​​​​​​​​​Upcoming Short Courses 2023...

   Principles of Insect Rearing - 
​​​with a focus on Lepidoptera (06 - 10 March 2023)
​​Des Conlong & Pia Addison 
​Various guest lecturers including Dr Alan Cohen And Prof. Norman Leppla

 ​​​Mite Identification (23-26 May 2023)
​​Davina Saccagi & Eddie Ueckermann

 Pia Addison & Caro Kapp


Future Courses

 Fruit Fly Identification (Date to be confirmed)
Pia Addison, Gulu Bekker, Caro Kapp

​​ ​ Soil Health 101 (Date to be confirmed)
​​​Instructors: TBD

​​ ​ EPN New Species Description (Date to be confirmed)
Prof. Antoinette Malan

​​ ​ EPN Crash Course (Date to be confirmed)
Prof. Antoinette Malan

For more information contact:
Prof. Pia Addison | | 021-808-4671
Caro Kapp || 021-808-4776

For more information on workshops, visit:

Previously presented workshops...

​​​Bioacoustics Workshop
​​Instructor: Rohini Balakrishnan (Indian Institute of Science, India)
         Last held:​​ 15-18 February 2016
​​​Geometric Morphometrics
​​Instructor: Prof. Chris Klingenberg (University of Manchester, UK)
         Last held:​​ 24-28 October 2016

​​Instructor: Dr. Charlene Janion-Scheepers
Last held:​ 6-10 November 2017

 Entomopathogenic nematodes - new           species description 

         ​​​Instructor: Prof. Antoinette P. Malan
     ​Last held: 22-26 January 2018​
        Instructors: Prof. Des Conlong & Dr. Elsje Pieterse
Last held:​​ ​​10-14 September 2018
        Instructor: Dr Jane Wright
Last held:​​ ​​18-22 June 2018 (Introduction to phylogenetics)
​​25-29 June 2018 (Advanced phylogenetics)​​
​Instructors: Prof. Pia Addison & Caro Kapp (Stellenbosch University)
Last held:​​ ​​May 2019