• Obituary

    Obituary – Dr Willem Steyn

    Willem Steyn worked for the ARC-Tropical and Subtropical Crops (previously the Department of Agriculture) since 1989 where he started in entomology. And he only got involved in nematology from 2002. He did the short course in Potchefstroom under Alec McDonald and came back from there, keen on getting his hands dirty while digging in search of nematodes. Throughout the years, he helped with rearing of root-knot and lesion nematodes, field trials for chemical companies, glasshouse trials for screenings, for product development, testing of cover crops, surveys in subtropical regions (allowing us to travel in many areas of the country) and…

  • Students

    IFNS Student Competition

    The 3MT deadline has been extended until 1 October.  Also please note that all winners and other competitors stand to win ICN 2022 bursaries! (provided they are not already in receipt of a bursary) Students who gave talks at society…

  • Nematology courses

    Nematology at Stellenbosch University

    At the Department Conservation Ecology and Entomology a third year introductory undergraduate semester course in Nematology is presented, which includes plant and insect nematodes. Emphasis is placed on the morphological characteristics of diagnostic value, which also forms the basis of…

SAcoronavirus.co.za

For more information on COVID-19 and government regulation: Click here

Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999 WhatsApp Support Line: 0600-123456