Resistance management for sustainable agriculture and improved public health
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PlayInsecticide Resistance Management,in 3 minutes
Available in English, French, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin, Portugueuse and Spanish.

What does IRAC do?

IRAC is prolonging the effectiveness of insecticides, acaricides and traits by implementing insecticide resistance management strategies, countering the development of resistance in the three core sectors of traditional Crop Protection, Plant Biotechnology and Public Health.

IRM Resources

Communication and education is key to promoting awareness of insecticide resistance and effective resistance management strategies worldwide. IRAC has published a wide range of communication and educational material, all of which are available free* to download from the website.

Printed copies of the booklets and the English version of the Mode of Action poster with the structures are available via the IRAC Coordinator.

* Such communication and educational materials may be used in their entirety and/or portions of such materials may be used freely so long as the appropriate citations are provided for all the applicable authors, materials and/or website.

A global response to a global problem

Insecticide resistance management is a global challenge, and IRAC is delivering strategic responses worldwide with localized as well as international initiatives.

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Next industry event

March 19 2018
Maryland, USA Renaissance Baltimore Harbourplace Hotel
9th International Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Symposium

The Ninth International Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Symposium will be held in Baltimore, Maryland USA from March 19-22, 2018 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel.

Next IRAC event

March 19 2018
Lisbon, Portugal
52nd IRAC International Meeting, 2018

Our annual spring meeting bringing together IRAC company members plus invited guests for 3 days of collaboration.

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Mode of Action Classification on the go

Helping growers, advisors, extension staff, consultants and crop protection professionals define effective and sustainable insecticide resistance managment (IRM) strategies.

IRAC Mode of Action Classification app on an iPhone 8

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