17th Meeting of the DPG working group Medicinal, Aromatic, and Spice Plants

as part of the 32nd Bernburger Winterseminar for Medicinal and Spice Plants

February 2022 - Bernburg

Dipl.Biol. Katja Sommerfeld
Julius Kühn-Institut
Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen
Stahnsdorfer Damm 81
14532 Kleinmachnow

Dr. Annette Kusterer
Landesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Gartenbau
Dezernat Pflanzenschutz
Strenzfelder Allee 22
06406 Bernburg


  • Presenting current research projects and results in short lectures and poster sessions
  • Developing new integrated, biological, and alternative methods of disorder control
  • Integration into plant protection strategies that aim at a future-oriented production of medicinal plants, aromatics and herbs
  • New pathogens in the cultivation of medicinal plants, aromatics and herbs
  • Biology of pests and pathogenesis of infectious agents
  • Strategies for an aimed, ecological, and integrated plant protection
  • Strategies for protection against infection
  • Alternatives for plant protection
  • Methods of monitoring for an early detection of infection
  • Evaluation of plant protection methods