BASF Agricultural Solutions UK

Steve Ellis

ADAS, Entomology

Steve is a senior ADAS research scientist with 32 years of entomological experience with specialist knowledge of pests of arable crops. His research includes projects on rationalisation of pesticide use, re-evaluating pest thresholds, integrated pest management programmes, pest monitoring schemes and the tolerance of crops to pest damage. Steve is manager of Pest Evaluation Services, a laboratory-based service for farmers and growers to determine the infestation of soil and plants by pests and diseases and to advise on the need for control. He is also an editor of ADAS Crop Action.

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