Plant Protection in Viticulture


Research at Agroscope contributes to find practical solutions to crop protection problems in viticulture.

Crop protection recommendations for viticulture are published by Agroscope, to provide an overview of the diseases, pests and weeds and to present pest control strategies.

Agroscope has developed a specific information and prognosis system (AgroMeteo) for the targeted control of various diseases and pests that affect vines.

Selected Publications


This plateform publishes meteorological and specific informations useful to manage phytosanitary problems.

Drosophila suzukii

Drosophila suzukii

This fly damages ripe fruits, berries and grapes . Agroscope researchers are proposing different fighting methods.

Grape Yellows Disease

This grape disease will eventually kill the plants which are hosting it.