Invertebrate Pests and Beneficials

NIBIO has the most comprehensive knowledge of pests, such as insects, mites and snails, in Norway. We perform research, development and innovation work relating to monitoring, understanding the biology and controlling pests in agriculture, forestry, nurseries, Christmas tree farms and green spaces.

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VIPS is an online forecast and information service for decision support in integrated management of pests, diseases and weeds. The Norwegian VIPS web is open and free of charge. By using VIPS as the common technological platform, researchers and developers can save time and resources when developing and implementing pest prediction models.

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