Working Group 4

Disease Management

  • Focus on a solution that will be friendly for the environment and no risk for the Human life
  • Establishment of nursery and vineyard field experiments to evaluate the efficacy of biological or chemical products
  • Different protocols for the prevention and the reduction of the impact of GTD pre-existing infections in the field and in the nursery will be proposed by the different countries


WG Leader : Dr Stefano Di Marco (IT)
Istituto di Biometeorologia - Sede di Bologna -
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
Via P.Gobetti,
101 - I-40129 Bologna

WG Vice Leader : Dr David Gramaje (ES)
Instituto de Ciencias de la Vid y del Vino (ICVV)
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones de Científicas                  Universidad de la Rioja - Gobierno de La Rioja
Ctra. Mendavia-Logroño NA 134, Km. 90
26071 Logroño, Spain

and Dr Edric Bonello (MT)

(co-leaders, each one for two years)