Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux becomes CAB International.
Head Office, database and journal production are centralised to Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK.
CAB Abstracts available on SilverPlatter software as CABCD.
The CABI roundel is introduced and replaces the world logo.
International Institute of Entomology, International Institute of Biocontrol, International Mycological Institute and International Institute of Parasitology merge to form CABI Bioscience.
CABI Publishing comes into existence.
Crop Protection Compendium produced; other Compendia follow.
Internet Resources Nutritiongate and AnimalScience.com launches.
CAB Direct, CABI's own platform for CAB Abstracts, launches.
CABI digitises the print abstract journals going back to 1910 to produce Global Health and CAB Abstracts Archive.
CABI Bioscience and CABI Publishing are united under one single CABI brand.
Biocontrol agent to control Japanese Knotweed tested in the field.
CABI launches Plantwise, an initiative to imrove food security and the lives of the rural poor by reducing crop losses.
CAB Direct now holds 10 million records!
Plantwise Knowledge Bank, a global resource to help combat plant health problems, launched.
Tourism, CABI's first major textbook with additional teaching resources, launched.
Plantwise, a plant health programme led by CABI, wins the National Engineering Foundation Award for Innovation in Policy.
CABI is selected to host and support the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition initiative.
Plantwise Knowledge Bank wins the Open Data Award for Social Impact.
CABI launches its first agricultural master’s degree in Integrated Crop Management in Switzerland.
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation invites the CABI-led Plantwise programme to join the Swiss Pavilion at the Milan World Expo on ‘Feeding the World’.
New Horticultural Science internet reseource launched.
First open access book: Global Health Research in an Unequal World published.
The Scientific Secretariat for the International Research Consortium (IRC) on Animal Health run by a partnership of organisations including Defra (UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), CABI, BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council), and IFAH-Europe (International Federation of Animal Health - Europe) will focus on animnal diseases such as foot and mouth disease and brucellosis, and aspects related to animal health and welfare such as antimicrobial resistance.
CABI held its first animal behaviour symposium in the United States – Animals Behaving Badly – on 26 September 2016. This one-day event focused on problem behaviour in cats, dogs and horses, and the science that helps prevention and treatment of that behaviour.
CABI identified Fall Army Worm in Ghana through its Plantwise Plant Clinics and published an ‘evidence note’ report on the invasive Fall Armyworm pest devastating Maize in Africa.
In July 2017 CABI and SciDev.Net merged, creating a stronger and more diverse combined organisation to help boost their shared mission to improve lives around the world. SciDev.Net is the world’s leading source of reliable and authoritative news, views and analysis about science and technology for global development.
CABI reported that removing the flowers of an invasive shrub from mosquito-prone areas might be a simple way to help reduce malaria transmission, in a study published in the open access Malaria Journal.
CABI won a gold medal for its first ever solo exhibit at the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show – an educational display entitled Nature vs Invader that looked at natural solutions to invasive plant problems, and displayed some of the UK’s most invasive alien weeds including Japanese knotweed
Plantwise, a global programme led by CABI won 2017 St Andrews Prize for the Environment, worth $100,000 USD.
CABI led a consortium, funded by the UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP), which developed a Pest Risk Information Service (PRISE), which used state-of-the-art technology to help inform farmers in sub-Saharan Africa of pest outbreaks that could devastate their crops and livelihoods.
CAB Direct wins CHOICE magazine ‘Outstanding Academic Title’ award 2017
CABI’s work in partnership to improve Ghana’s phytosanitary systems means vegetable exports worth $15 million a year started again after the lifting of a Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety of the European Commission ban imposed in 2015.
In a briefing to the UK Houses of Parliament All-Party Parliamentary Group on Agriculture and Food for Development in January 2018. CABI highlighted the threat Fall Armyworm and other global invasive species pose towards achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
SciDev.Net picked up a prestigious award from the International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ISNTD) for numerous articles raising the awareness of a range of global health issues including malaria and elephantiasis.
CABI launched a project to strengthen the value chains of four vegetables in Pakistan – thereby helping to boost the household incomes and livelihoods of thousands of smallholder farmers and their families.
Afghanistan, whose agricultural industry accounts for up to 40 percent of its gross domestic product, has been welcomed as the 49th member country of CABI.
CABI launched a consortium, funded by the UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP), developing a Pest Risk Information Service (PRISE), which uses state-of-the-art technology to help inform farmers in sub-Saharan Africa of pest outbreaks that could devastate their crops and livelihoods. The service was launched yesterday in July 2018 - at the British High Commission in Accra, Ghana.
The Joint Laboratory for Bio-safety (Joint Lab), established by CABI and the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA), celebrated 10 years of collaborative research and development to address Chinese and global needs for food and nutritional security.