Biological Pest Control using invertebrates & microorganisms
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Biological Pest Control using invertebrates & microorganisms


Colombia: Manizales, Rural Areas


  • Agriculture
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Management
  • Sustainable Development


  • Biological Research
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Environment
  • Organic Farming
  • Renewable Energy
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 1-2 Years, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, Summer, Alternative Spring Break, 7-12 Months, Multiple Year

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

European, Australian, South African, Worldwide, Canadian, Asian, British, American, Irish and Kiwi Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

lodging at Minga House

Accommodation Options

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Experience Required



Educational Background:

Undergraduate, graduate, or professionals in any of the following fields: Agriculture, biology, veterinary medicine, or zootechnics with interest in knowing new alternatives of pesticide control of insects that affect the production of human consumed goods and livestock.

Special Skills Desired:

• Ability and willingness to help in all aspects of the mission
• Experience in research of different biological products
• Competent in the use basic computer applications
• Experience in chemistry/biology laboratories
• Knowledge of statistical evaluation
• Knowledge of biological sciences
• Great attitude
• Proactive
• Self-directed
• Strong work ethics

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume