University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

prof. dr. sc. Božena Barić

Personal information

Full Professor (2016)
Department of Agricultural Zoology
Hall 3, ground floor
phone: +385 01 239 3746
e-mail: baric ( at ) agr.hr

Teaching

Undergraduate study programme (BSc)

  • Plant protection in orchards and vineyards

Graduate study programme (MSc)

  • Principles of integrated plant protection
  • Acarology

Postgraduate doctoral study programme (PhD)

  • Methods for ecological quality evaluation in the integrated plant protection system

Research interests

  • Entomology
  • Integrated plant protection in orchards and vineyards
  • Determinations of bugs
  • Biological control
  • Biodiversity

Current projects

  • Integrated measures for protection against apple pests

Academic qualifications

1998. - Ph.D.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Bug Fauna (Heteroptera) in the Intensive Cultivation of Pome-Fruit Trees

1990. - M.Sc.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Integrated approach in the control of pear psylla in the pear orchard Orlovača VUPIK

1980. - B.Sc.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Soil disinfection methods in protection of the some common diseases in horticulture

Employment and work experience

1995. - now

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

1981. - 1995.

VUPIK Vukovar

Past projects

New pests in orchards
Integrated methods of control
Integrated peach production

Other professional activities

Croatian Entomological Society - chairman of society
Croatian Society of Integrated Fruit Production - chairman of society
Croatian Society of Plant Protection - member
Croatian Agricultural Society - member
IOBC (International Organisation for Biological Control)  - member

Scientific publications

Books

Maceljski, Milan; Cvjetković, Bogdan; Ostojić, Zvonimir; Barić, Božena, Štetočinje vinove loze , Čakovec, Zrinski d.d., 2006 (monografija).

Barić, Božena. Zaštita trešnje od bolesti i štetnika // Trešnja / Miljković, Dubravko (ur.). Zagreb : Hrvatsko agronomsko društvo, 2011. Str. 215-224.

Ciglar, Ivan; Barić, Božena. Stjenice // Integrirana zaštita voćnjaka i vinograda / Ciglar, Ivan (ur.). Čakovec : "Zrinski", 1998. Str. 103-120.

Scientific publications A1

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena; Šimon, Silvio; Mikac, Katarina M.; Pejić, Ivan. An initial examination of the population genetic structure of Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera : Tortricidae) in Croatian apple orchards. // Journal of food agriculture & environment. 9 (2011) , 3/4; 459-464 (članak, znanstveni).  

Vuts, Josef; Barić, Božena; Ražov, Josip; Toshova, T.B; Subchev, M; Sredkov, I; Tabilio, R; Di Franco, R; Toth, Miklos. Performance and selectivity of floral attractant-baited traps targeted for cetoniin scarabs (Coleoptera:Scarabaeidae) in Central and Southern Europe. // Crop protection. 29 (2010) ; 1177-1183 (članak, znanstveni). 

Barić, Božena; Pajač, Ivana; Franin, Kristijan. Russeting on apple fruits caused by pest control. // Cereal research communications. 37 (2009) , S; 651-654 (članak, znanstveni).  

Barić, Božena; Karoglan-Kontić, Jasminka; Pajač, Ivana. Influence of the green cover as ecological infrastructure on the vineyard insect complex. // Cereal research communications. 36 (2008) , S5; 35-38 (članak, znanstveni).  

Ciglar, Ivan; Barić, Božena. Monitoring the appearance and possibility for prevention of the apple sawfly in Croatia. // Journal of Pest Science. 75 (2002) , 2; 41 - 46 (članak, znanstveni). 

Ciglar, Ivan; Barić, Božena. Side effect of some fungicides on the mite population in an apple orchard in Croatia. // Anzeiger fur Schadlingskunde : journal of pest science. 73 (2000) , 4; 110 - 112 (članak, znanstveni). 

Scientific publications A2

Barić, Božena; Pajač, Ivana. Maslinina muha (Bactrocera oleae Gmelin). // Glasilo biljne zaštite. 12 (2012) , 4; 304-307 (članak, znanstveni).  Franin, Kristijan; Barić, Božena. Korisne stjenice (Heteroptera) u poljoprivredi. // Entomologia Croatica. 16 (2012) , 1 - 4; 61-80 (pregledni rad, znanstveni). 

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena. The behaviour of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in the Croatian apple orchards. // IOBC/WPRS bulletin. 74 (2012) ; 79-82 (članak, znanstveni).  

Pajač, Ivana; Božena, Barić; Mikac, M. Katarina; Pejić, Ivan. New insights into the biology and ecology of Cydia pomonella from apple orchards in Croatia. // Bulletin of insectology. 65 (2012) , 2; 185-193 (članak, znanstveni).  

Pajač Živković, Ivana; Barić, Božena. New records of Pimpla turionellae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) in Croatia. // Entomologia Croatica. 16 (2012) , 1-4; 37-40 (članak, znanstveni).  

Barić, Božena; Pajač, Ivana. Štetne stjenice na kupusu i njihovo suzbijanje. // Glasilo biljne zaštite. 3 (2011) ; 214-217 (članak, znanstveni). 

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena. Random collection of true bugs (Heteroptera) by Csalomone VARb3 funnel traps at the Jazbina science education station in Zagreb. // Entomologia Croatica. 15 (2011) , 1/ 4; 123-129 (članak, znanstveni).  

Pajač, Ivana; Pejić, Ivan; Barić, Božena. Codling Moth, Cydia pomonella (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) - Major Pest in Apple Production: an Overview of its Biology, Resistance, Genetic Structure and Control Strategies. // ACS. Agriculturae conspectus scintificus. 76 (2011) , 2; 87-92 (pregledni rad, znanstveni).  

Barić, Božena; Pajač, Ivana; Bertić, Damir. Harmful and beneficial entomofauna in Croatian orchards and vineyards. // IOBC/WPRS bulletin. 55 (2010) ; 113-115 (članak, znanstveni). 

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena. Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura, 1931)- potencijalni štetnik koštićavog voća u Hrvatskoj. // Pomologia Croatica. 16 (2010) , 1/2; 43-50 (pregledni rad, znanstveni).  

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena; Božičević, Maja; Piljek, Diana; Pintar, Sanela. Vrste listorožaca (Coleoptera: Cetoniinae) u gradu Zagrebu. // Entomologia Croatica. 14 (2010) , 3/4; 33-43 (članak, znanstveni).

Pajač, Ivana; Barić, Božena; Milošević, Bogomir. Katalog stjenica (Heteroptera: Miridae) Hrvatske. // Entomologia Croatica. 14 (2010) , 1/2; 23-76 (članak, znanstveni).

Croatian Scientific Bibliography (CROSBI)

http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=192880