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Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI)
Federal Research Centre
for Cultivated Plants

Dr. Bernhard C. Schäfer

Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig, Germany

Ms Simone Wittke
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47 7501
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47 7502
E-mail: ag@  julius-kuehn.  de

Stahnsdorfer Damm 81
14532 Kleinmachnow, Germany
Fax: +49 (0)33203 48-385

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Dr. Silke Steinmöller

Dr. Silke  Steinmöller
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47 7530
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47 7502

Julius Kühn-Institut
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig

Assignments and Research Activities:

  • Planning and coordination of national multi-annual programs on surveys for regulated harmful organisms and reporting to the European Commission and the Member States
  • Coordination of Germany's participation in the phytosanitary programs on surveys and eradication measures of the European Commission
  • Development of new strategies in the field of surveys using innovative technologies
  • Coordination of the German participation in the phytosanitary network Euphresco
  • Contact for Germany's applications for EU financial contributions for measures taken by the German Federal States in the context of emergency measures against introduced harmful organisms
  • Contact person for phytosanitary questions concerning potato wart disease

Boards and memberships:

  • Member of the ERA-Net EUPHRESCO (European Phytosanitary Research Coordination)
  • Participation in EU expert working groups on phytosanitary surveys
  • Coordination of working groups in the field of multi-annual programs and management options on potato wart disease
  • Member of the German Phytomedical Society (DPG)



Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut