27-Sep-17 Back

03:30 pm - 05:00 pm

Breakout Session #8 - Biosecurity: How is Policy Translating into Real World Practice?

Effective biosecurity programs protect humans, crops or animals against disease or harmful biological agents when they couple sound science with rigorous and consistent application. Increasingly, biosecurity concerns have been raised to block agricultural commodity trade, restrict access to farmland for utility projects and delay evaluation of new technologies. 

Is the science supporting biosecurity procedures meeting real world challenges of modern crop and livestock agriculture?

Presentation Theatre

Curtis Rempel

Dr. Rempel is the Vice President, Crop Production and Innovation

Fiona Scurrah

Alec Stuart

Alec Stuart is the Manager of the Property &