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*PotatoEurope 2008
Aisne, France
10 Sep 2008 - 11 Sep 2008
For further information Tél. 01 44 31 10 20 - presse@arvalisinstitutduvegetal.fr.

*Modern Variety Breeding for Present and Future Needs
Valencia, Spain
11 Sep 2008 - 14 Sep 2008
EUCARPIA 18th General Congress.

*9th International Congress of Plant Pathology
Turin, Italy
24 Aug 2008 - 29 Aug 2008
Organised by the Italian Society for Plant Pathology (SIPaV), the Italian Association for Plant Protection (A.I.P.P.) and the International Society for Plant Pathology (ISPP).Aims include : to contribute to effective and sustainable disease management.

* 9th International Vaccinium Symposium
Corvallis, Oregon, United States
14 Jul 2008 - 16 Jul 2008
Presenters are welcome to submit papers on all aspects of blueberry, cranberry and lingonberry production, including basic and applied research in the areas of genetics and germplasm, physiology, production systems, plant & soil nutrition, irrigation etc.

*CSTA's 85th Annual Meeting
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
4 Jul 2008 - 6 Jul 2008
Canadian Seed Trade Association (CSTA) Meeting.

*9th ISSS Conference on Seed Biology
Olsztyn, Poland
6 Jul 2008 - 11 Jul 2008
The conference topics will include: Seed Development & Maturation; Seed Dormancy & Germination; Seed Ecology; Seed Stress Tolerance; Seed Technology; Seed Germplasm Preservation and Alternative Seed Uses..

*5th International Weed Science Congress
Vancouver, BC, Canada
23 Jun 2008 - 27 Jun 2008
International Weed Science Society.

*4th EPSO CONFERENCE '08
Presqu’île de Giens, France
22 Jun 2008 - 26 Jun 2008
European Planrt Science Organisation. Please watch this webpage for updates..

*Cucurbitaceae 2008
Avignon, France
21 May 2008 - 24 May 2008
IX EUCARPIA International Meeting on Cucurbitaceae on Genetics and Breeding of Cucurbitaceae.

*VI International Symposium on Mineral Nutrition of Fruit Crops
Faro, Portugal
19 May 2008 - 23 May 2008
The fundamental purpose of this symposium is to provide novel insights into nutritional aspects of al fruit tree crops..

*3rd European Whitefly Symposium
Aguadulce, Almeria, Spain
6 May 2008 - 10 May 2008
Whiteflies remain one of the most problematic pest species worldwide. They are responsible for a wide range of crop losses through direct feeding and indirectly through the transmission of plant viruses..

*5th International Crop Science Congress (5th ICSC)
Jeju, South Korea
13 Apr 2008 - 18 Apr 2008
The 5th ICSC at Jeju is one of the most important academic conferences in the global crop science and research, which draws together researchers, academics, practitioners over the world to exchange, reveal, and promote the latest advances & products etc..

*3rd FMB America's Fertilizer Conference & Exhibition 2008
Miami, FL, United States
4 Mar 2008 - 6 Mar 2008
The conference brochure and registration form will be released shortly!.

*50th Maize Genetics Conference
Washington, DC, United States
27 Feb 2008 - 2 Mar 2008
The meeting will include four featured speakers, approximately 30 short talks (15 minutes each), extended poster sessions and a workshop on translating basic research to breeding. The complete program will be posted at the meeting website..

*1st SYMPOSIUM ON HORTICULTURE IN EUROPE
Vienna, Austria
17 Feb 2008 - 20 Feb 2008
The symposium will cover all research areas relevant to horticulture in Europe, e. g. plant physiology, plant genetics, plant-environment relationships, plant quality, plant health, economics and technical engineering..

*2007 National Fusarium Head Blight Forum
Kansas City, MO, United States
2 Dec 2007 - 4 Dec 2007
The Forum is an integral component of the U.S. Wheat & Barley Scab Initiative. Growers and grower group representatives, millers and other food processors, consumers, and scientists (public and private) are all urged to attend..

*Corn & Sorghum and Soybean Seed Research Conference 2007
Chicago, Illinois, United States
4 Dec 2007 - 7 Dec 2007
The 2007 Corn & Sorghum and Soybean Seed Research Conference, or CSS 2007, represents the largest annual gathering of seed professionals in the world..

*IFS 2007 Annual Conference
Cambridge, United Kingdom
5 Dec 2007 - 7 Dec 2007
The IFS Conference in 2007 will again be held at Robinson College, Cambridge. The dates are 5-7 December and with the main theme of ''Potassium and Magnesium'' it is jointly organised with the International Potash Institute and Sabanci University.

*Energy from the Land? The Biofuels Debate.
Rothamsted, Harpenden, United Kingdom
20 Nov 2007 - 20 Nov 2007
What can be done and how will the countryside change?.

*Canadian Weed Science Society 2007
Mont Tremblant, QC, Canada
27 Nov 2007 - 29 Nov 2007
Contact: Diane Lyse Benoit Tel: (514) 346-4494 ext. 212 E-mail: BenoitDL@AGR.GC.CA.

*10th INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS OF AFCOME
La Rochelle, France
14 Nov 2007 - 16 Nov 2007
Every two years, the AFCOME organises International meetings with the participation of all the professions in the fertilization field. This is a unique convention in France..

* 6th European Conference on Grain Legumes
Lisbon, Portugal
12 Nov 2007 - 16 Nov 2007
This conference will bring together those interested in legumes and especially legumes in agriculture. This will provide conference participants with the opportunity to assess the outputs of several coordinated research activities and to discuss prospects.

*Fruit, Vegetable and Potato Processing - Innovative Approaches to Nutritional Quality and Sensory Characteristics
Ghent, Belgium
4 Nov 2007 - 6 Nov 2007
The objective of this conference is to discuss recent findings in the field of fruit, vegetable and potato processing research..

*Organic Breeding Working Group Meeting
Wageningen, Netherlands
7 Nov 2007 - 9 Nov 2007
Plant breeding for organic and sustainable low-input agriculture: dealing with genotype-environment interactions.

*La malherbología en los nuevos sistemas de producción agraría
Albacete, Spain
7 Nov 2007 - 9 Nov 2007
Un lugar de encuentro para todos los profesionales del sector, técnicos y científicos que sirva para promover la comunicación y transferencia de las líneas de investigación, trabajos desarrollados y aplicación tecnológica..

*CSTA's 2007 Semi-Annual Meeting
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
4 Nov 2007 - 6 Nov 2007
Canadian Seed Trade Association (CSTA) Meeting.

*IFA / IFDC Nitrogen Fertilizer Production Technology Workshop
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
5 Nov 2007 - 9 Nov 2007
The objective of the workshop is to provide engineers in the fertilizer industry with an in-depth view of nitrogen fertilizer production technologies and identify future trends and needs..

*11th International Symposium on Pre-harvest Sprouting in Cereals
Mendoza, Argentina
5 Nov 2007 - 9 Nov 2007
The aim of this meeting is to discuss the different aspects of the pre-harvest sprouting phenomenon and the possibilities of minimizing the incidence of this adversity..

*International Workshop on Chestnut Management in Mediterranean Countries: Problems and Prospects
Bursa, Turkey
23 Oct 2007 - 25 Oct 2007
At this time the chestnut has faces many important problems. Fungal diseases and chestnut pests have damaged chestnut groves seriously. Additionally, management problems are also an important subject for the sustainability of chestnut groves in forests.

*VIII International Symposium on Temperate Zone Fruits in the Tropics and Subtropics
Santa Catarina, Brazil
21 Oct 2007 - 25 Oct 2007
The objective of this symposium is to provide a forum for exchange of scientific work between researchers, professors and academics on the whole of temperate fruit production in marginal climate..

*2nd Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting
Lucerne, Switzerland
22 Oct 2007 - 23 Oct 2007
The Meeting is being organised by the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association (IBMA) & the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL). An annual meeting place specifically adapted to the needs of the biocontrol industry..

*IFA Production and International Trade Conference
Vancouver, BC, Canada
23 Oct 2007 - 26 Oct 2007
International Fertilizer Industry Association.

*8th African Crop Science Society Conference
El-Minia, Egypt
27 Oct 2007 -
The general topics to be covered at the conference include: agronomy, horticulture, crop improvement and physiology, post harvest handling and food sciences, crop protection, rural socio-economics; and agricultural extension and education etc..

*21st FMB European Fertilizer Conference & Exhibition 2007
Prague, Czech Republic
17 Oct 2007 - 19 Oct 2007
The conference brochure and registration form will be released shortly!.

*XVI International Plant Protection Congress
Glasgow, United Kingdom
15 Oct 2007 - 18 Oct 2007
With over 40 platform sessions, discussion fora and debate, fully supported by complementary poster sessions, this Congress promises to be an essential event for all interested in crop protection and crop production..

*4th International Nitrogen Conference : N-2007
Costa do Sauípe - Bahia, Brazil
1 Oct 2007 - 5 Oct 2007
Agriculture, Development, and Nitrogen - A problem of too little or too much.

*21st Asian Pacific Weed Science Society (APWSS) Conference
Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 Oct 2007 - 6 Oct 2007
Weed Science for Sustainable Development in the 21st Century: Integration and use of Biotechnology in Weed Science.

*„Present status and future needs in breeding oil and protein crops”
Budapest, Hungary
7 Oct 2007 - 10 Oct 2007
Eucarpia Oil and Protein Crops Section Meeting.

*10TH TRIENNIAL SYMPOSIUM OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TROPICAL ROOT CROPS - AFRICA BRANCH (ISTRC-AB)
Maputo, Mozambique
8 Oct 2007 - 12 Oct 2007
“Root and Tuber Crops for Poverty Alleviation through Science and Technology for Sustainable Development”.

*Novel and Sustainable Weed Management in Arid and Semi-Arid Agro-Ecosystems 2007
Rehovot, Israel
7 Oct 2007 - 12 Oct 2007
The aim of the conference is to establish a forum of weed scientists involved in research in weed management in arid and semi-arid agriculture.

*Virus vector management in a changing climate
Bäckaskog Castle, Sweden
9 Oct 2007 - 11 Oct 2007
Topics: Viruses, vectors, host plant and environment; Aphids, their biology, taxonomy and identification; Insects and weather; Viruses of cereals, potatoes and other crops; Virus vector management, contol strategies and forecasting.

*1st Latin American ICC International Conference- Cereals & Cereal Products: Quality and Safety-New Challenges of World Demand
Rosario, Argentina
23 Sep 2007 - 26 Sep 2007
This international conference will offer a unique opportunity for scientists and students as well as breeders, millers, product developers, bakers and manufacturers of cereal based products, retailers, economists, laboratory personnel and administrators.

*Why do insecticides fail?
Rothamsted, Harpenden, United Kingdom
25 Sep 2007 - 25 Sep 2007
A review of insecticide-resistance, what causes it and the ways we can go to overcome it..

*CropLife Canada's 55th Conference & Annual General Meeting
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
18 Sep 2007 - 21 Sep 2007
Will showcase how the new vision for agriculture will be a win: win: win scenario with benefits and solutions for everyone – together we can propel Canada toward prosperity and growth..

*New approaches to plant breeding of orphan crops in Africa
Bern, Switzerland
19 Sep 2007 - 21 Sep 2007
Orphan crops, also referred as neglected or lost crops, are crops of high economic value in developing countries. To boost crop productivity and attain food self-sufficiency in Africa, research on orphan crops should get more attention..

*Recent advances in banana crop protection for sustainable production and improved livelihoods
White River, South Africa
10 Sep 2007 - 14 Sep 2007
Diseases and pests are widely recognized as the biggest threat to the sustainable production of bananas and plantains. With this communiqué, ISHS and Bioversity International* are pleased to announce that their first joint meeting in Crop Protection..

*12TH EUCARPIA SYMPOSIUM ON FRUIT BREEDING AND GENETICS
Zaragoza, Spain
16 Sep 2007 - 20 Sep 2007
The aim of this Symposium is to bring together scientists from a broad range of disciplines related to fruit breeding and genetics in order to present and discuss the latest achievements in the following topics : genetic resources and breeding etc..

*GMO2007 Genetic Modifications – Challenges and Opportunities for Horticulture in the World
Ski, near Oslo, Norway
16 Sep 2007 - 20 Sep 2007
Join scientific, industry, and competent authorities involved in exploring the challenges and opportunities for horticulture of the world at the International Symposium on Genetic Modifications – Challenges and Opportunities for Horticulture in the World..

*3rd International Symposium on Acclimatization and Establishment of Micropropagated Plants
Faro, Portugal
12 Sep 2007 - 15 Sep 2007
We seek participants to contribute to both basic & applied sciences, & discuss current advances in plant tissue culture techniques, advances in root formation, plantlet acclimatization and plantlet/microorganism interactions with model plant species etc..

*World Fertilizer Conference
Boston, MA, United States
17 Sep 2007 - 20 Sep 2007
TFI\'s largest meeting, the World Fertilizer Conference, draws delegates from around the world - as many as 60 different countries - making it a truly global meeting..

*5th International Symposium on New Crops and Uses: Their Role in a Rapidly Changing World
Southampton, United Kingdom
3 Sep 2007 - 4 Sep 2007
New/underutilised crops are at last - after years of being in the wilderness - coming into their own. This is, therefore, an ideal time to take stock of where those scientists, farmers and others who are interested in new/underutilised crops have got to.

* SEED ECOLOGY II 2007
Perth, Australia
9 Sep 2007 - 13 Sep 2007
Whether botanists, zoologists, conservation or restoration practitioners seed ecology brings together many disciplines. Seed Ecology II provides the premier venue for seed practitioners to meet as a single research community..

*XIIIth EUCARPIA Meeting on Genetics and Breeding of Capsicum & Eggplant
Warsaw, Poland
5 Sep 2007 - 7 Sep 2007
On behalf of the EUCARPIA Vegetable Section, the Conference Organizing Committee are pleased to invite researchers, breeders and others to participate.

*4th Solanaceae Genome Workshop
Jeju Island, South Korea
9 Sep 2007 - 13 Sep 2007
The Workshop will focus on how to apply genomic tools for understanding secondary metabolisms and improving nutritional values of Solanaceae crops. The Conference will consist of symposia, poster presentations and satellite meetings..

*ANNA (Ammonium Nitrate/Nitric Acid Producers Group) 2007 Meeting
Park City, Utah, United States
9 Sep 2007 - 14 Sep 2007
The 2007 meeting will be hosted by Geneva Nitrogen Inc. at The Canyons ski/summer resort located in Park City, Utah from September 9th to September 14th, 2007..

*Potato Russia 2007
Moscow, Russia
21 Aug 2007 - 23 Aug 2007
For the first time, the biggest international congress and exhibition devoted to potato growing - Potato Russia – 2007 - will be held in Russia.The international congress, exhibition and field demonstrations.

*POTATO ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA 91ST ANNUAL MEETING
Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
12 Aug 2007 - 16 Aug 2007
"The official professional society for those interested in advancing the potato industry" The theme for this year’s meeting is “Healthy Potatoes for a Healthy World.”.

*Australian Fertilizer Industry Conference
Hamilton Island, Qld, Australia
6 Aug 2007 - 10 Aug 2007
The Conference will address key issues for the industry including Environment and Food Safety, Quarantine, Markets and Application. The focus is on policy and strategy and typical delegates are senior managers or company principals..

*8th International Plant Cold Hardiness Seminar (8IPCHS)
Saskatchewan, Canada
3 Aug 2007 - 9 Aug 2007
This is a prestigious event, attracting scientists from over 20 nations and 25 of the United States of America. This is the only international conference focusing its program entirely on low temperature stress in plants..

*American Peanut Research and Education Society Annual Meeting - 2007
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
10 Jul 2007 - 13 Jul 2007
Topics will include breeding and genetics; entomology; biotechnology; production; plant pathology; weed science, curing, processing, and utilization; extension techniques and technology; and economics..

*CSTA's 84th Annual Meeting
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
15 Jul 2007 - 17 Jul 2007
Canadian Seed Trade Association (CSTA) Meeting.

*21st Annual Convention: Canadian Special Crops Association
Vancouver, BC, Canada
7 Jul 2007 - 10 Jul 2007
Why You Should Attend: Learn more about the new developments in pulse and special crops industry; Discuss current issues; Meet Canadian suppliers and international buyers; Network with delegates etc..

*18th International Conference Arabidopsis Research
Beijing, China
20 Jun 2007 - 23 Jun 2007
The MASC would like to invite the international Arabidopsis and plant biology communities to join us at the 18th ICAR in Beijing, June 20-23th, 2007..

*ICPMB International Congress on Plant Mitochondrial Biology
Nara, Japan
25 Jun 2007 - 29 Jun 2007
ICPMB2007 has dedicated sessions to accommodate all types of research on plant mitochondria. We expect that the program is appealing to a wide array of scientists and students from around the world to present and discuss their latest results ..

*4th International Temperate Rice Conference
Novara, Italy
25 Jun 2007 - 28 Jun 2007
The Conference will focus on the recent advances in rice research relating with the major themes of interest: production, culture management, environment, quality, market..

*IFA / IFDC Phosphate Fertilizer Production Technology Workshop
Brussels, Belgium
18 Jun 2007 - 22 Jun 2007
The objective of the workshop is to provide engineers in the fertilizer industry with an in-depth view of phosphate fertilizer production technologies and identify future trends and needs..

*6th International Herbage Seed Conference
Stavanger, Norway
17 Jun 2007 - 23 Jun 2007
With a pre-conference tourist tour to Norwegian fjords and mountains and a post-conference tour to the world's leading seed production nation, Denmark..

*14th Symposium of the European Weed Research Society
Hamar, Norway
18 Jun 2007 - 21 Jun 2007
The Symposium of EWRS is an institution with a long tradition as a vital forum for scientists to present their work on a broad range of weed science topics continuously facing new challenges in a changing Europe..

*13th International Conference for Grain & Oil Science and Technology
Guangzhou, China
19 Jun 2007 - 22 Jun 2007
"Grain, Oils and Innovative Food Products - New Developments and Market Opportunities Between East and West".

*Plant Canada 2007
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
10 Jun 2007 - 14 Jun 2007
Lead host organization: Canadian Phytopathological Society..

*Cereals 2007
Wendy, nr Royston, United Kingdom
13 Jun 2007 - 14 Jun 2007
Includes : HSBC ‘FARMING FOR PROFIT’ FORUMS - The latest hot topics affecting arable farmers today and in the future.

*AgriBusiness Forum 2007
Rome, Italy
3 Jun 2007 - 5 Jun 2007
"Value Chain & Innovation in the Global Food System".

*3rd EIGMO Meeting "Ecological Impact of Genetically Modified Organisms (EIGMO)"
Warsaw, Poland
23 May 2007 - 25 May 2007
Keynote presentations: Research, politics and farmers' needs for GM crops in Poland.; (Rothamsted Research, UK) The impacts of novel management on ecosystem dynamics; tales from the UK Farm Scale Evaluations of GMHT crops. etc..

*59th International Symposium on Crop Protection
Ghent, Belgium
22 May 2007 - 22 May 2007
The Symposium will focus on new developments in all aspects of crop protection. The program will include a Plenary Session with two invited papers and Parallel Sessions.

*Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights on Plant Varieties
Christchurch, New Zealand
24 May 2007 - 24 May 2007
ISF Workshop.

*ISF World Seed Congress 2007
Christchurch, New Zealand
21 May 2007 - 23 May 2007
The congress provides its international membership with the opportunity to meet annually to share industry knowledge, consider research and technology developments, negotiate trade agreements and to develop new and existing industry networks..

*Zinc Crops 2007
Istanbul, Turkey
24 May 2007 - 26 May 2007
An international scientific conference to review the latest knowledge and best agricultural practices in addressing zinc deficiency and its impact on global crop production and human health..

*XIIth International IUPAC Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins
Istanbul, Turkey
21 May 2007 - 25 May 2007
We would like to welcome all of you and hope that you will enjoy the scientific programme which reflects a broad spectrum of disciplines, covering methods of analysis and sampling, toxicity, chemistry, biochemistry, biomonitoring, prevention etc..

*Best Practice in Disease, Pest and Weed Management - The State of the Art
Berlin, Germany
10 May 2007 - 12 May 2007
Plant disease, pest & weed management play a central role in plant production systems. The symposium, therefore, will focus on BMPs established in plant protection reflecting the ongoing public & scientific debate about benchmarking of existing practices.

*Agrobiodiversités
Bamako, Mali
15 May 2007 - 18 May 2007
Colloque International sur la gestion des ressources génétiques en zone de savanes d’Afrique de l’Ouest.

*"Diversity in Seed Technology"
Iguassu Falls, Brazil
5 May 2007 - 11 May 2007
28th ISTA Congress XV Congresso Brasileiro de Sementes.

*C & E Spring Meeting
Montpellier, France
2 May 2007 - 4 May 2007
The Opening Plenary Session will outline the major challenges the cereals industry is facing today in view of its consumers’ demands and expectations..

* 6th European Young Cereal Scientists and Technologists Workshop
Montpellier, France
30 Apr 2007 - 2 May 2007
The aim of the workshop is to especially attract (young) people, new to the field of cereal science and to cover a broad range of cereal related topics, including breeding, biotechnology, ingredients- functionality, processing, nutrition…..

*First Grain Legum Legumes Technology Transfer Platform Workshop “Targeting Science to Real Needs”
Paris, France
23 Apr 2007 - 25 Apr 2007
GL-TTP (Grain Legum Legumes Technology Transfer Platform Platform) is a not-for-prof ) profit organisation that bridges the gap betw between een research and industry to incr increase the production and quality of grain legum legumes worldwide..

*XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds
Montpellier, France
22 Apr 2007 - 27 Apr 2006
The XII ISBCW can provide a window to show the public and policy makers in the EU and around the world, that biological control of weeds uses internationally accepted scientific rigour and analysis to provide permanent and non-chemical weed control.

*12th GCRI Trust Bewley Lecture April 20th 2007
University of Warwick, United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 - 20 Apr 2007
Professor Richard Michelmore from The Genome Centre, University of California will be speaking on 'Comparative Genomics of Disease Resistance in Plants, Particularly Lettuce'..

*EUCARPIA Leafy Vegetables 2007
University of Warwick, United Kingdom
18 Apr 2007 - 20 Apr 2007
the Conference Organising Committee are pleased to invite researchers, breeders and others with an interest in the genetics and breeding of leafy vegetables to participate in this conference to be held at the University of Warwick, UK..

*BLACK SEA GRAIN – 2007 4th International Conference
Kyiv, Ukraine
19 Apr 2007 - 19 Apr 2007
The conference will provide an excellent platform for the key decision makers to meet and to discuss the expectations of Black Sea Grain and Oil trade in the upcoming 2007/08 season and results of the current 2006/07 season..

*Global Feed & Food
Bela Vista - São Paulo, Brazil
16 Apr 2007 - 18 Apr 2007
International Event on Sustainability and Food Safety with focus on the production of food products with quality, conformity and availability, preserving the environment, animal health, welfare and building a relationship with the consumer based on trust..

*6th Seed Health Symposium of the International Seed Testing Association
Kruger National Park, South Africa
14 Apr 2007 - 18 Apr 2007
Details will appear on wesite..

*The Aaronsohn-ITMI International Conference
Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Israel
16 Apr 2007 - 20 Apr 2007
To celebrate the100th anniversary of the discovery of wild wheat by Aaronsohn, the Israeli Gramineae Consortium is going to host the next ITMI Meeting on the shor hore of the he Sea of Galilee, where wild whe heat was discovered..

*Resistance 2007
Rothamsted, United Kingdom
16 Apr 2007 - 18 Apr 2007
This major international conference, the fifth in an ongoing series, will review the latest research on the origins, nature, development and prevention of resistance to fungicides, herbicides and insecticides..

*3rd European Symposium on Plant Lipids
York, United Kingdom
2 Apr 2007 - 4 Mar 2007
From underpinning Research to Applications: The Role of Plant Oils in a knowledge based Bioeconomy.

*North American Cereal Rust Workshop
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
2 Apr 2007 - 4 Apr 2007
We would like all participants to contribute to the program so we are asking for tentative titles for oral and poster presentations in the following general areas: rust survey reports; rust population genetics, biology, and epidemiology; host resistance.

*Official Seed Testing Station Courses
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 Apr 2007 - 3 Apr 2007
The course includes comprehensive training in both the theory and practice of sampling techniques. Included in the syllabus will be a background to certification procedures and detailed guidance on the official requirements for labelling, bag sealing etc..

* ISTA GMO Workshop: Methods for detection and Statistical Aspects
Izmir, Turkey
27 Mar 2007 - 30 Mar 2007
The workshop participants should be technicians, with basic knowledge or experience in the field of variety verification or GMO detection, understand good English and statistics pre-knowledge.

*European Weed Research Society - "Physical and Cultural Weed Control"
Salem, Germany
11 Mar 2007 - 14 Mar 2007
7th Workshop. The aim of the workshop is to be a forum where people involved in research in physical and cultural weed control can come together and exchange results, experiences, and information, and establish new contacts and networks..

*EWRS Physical and Cultural Weed Control Working Group - 7th Workshop
Salem, Germany
12 Mar 2007 - 14 Mar 2007
The aim of the workshop is to be a forum where people involved in research in physical and cultural weed control can come together and exchange results, experiences, and information, and establish new contacts and networks..

*2007 Dahlia Greidinger Symposium
Haifa, Israel
12 Mar 2007 - 13 Mar 2007
Advanced techniques for monitoring nutrient and water availability to plants.

*NORTH AMERICAN WHEAT WORKERS’ WORKSHOP
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
12 Mar 2007 - 14 Mar 2007
The workshop will provide an update on current issues of concern to the wheat industry, identify common areas of interest, and investigate the opportunities offered by collaborative research programs..

*"From Genes to Traits"
Cambridge, United Kingdom
14 Mar 2007 - 16 Mar 2007
4TH UK SMALL GRAIN CEREALS GENETICS AND GENOMICS WORKSHOP.

*60th annual meeting Western Society of Weed Science
Portland, OR, United States
13 Mar 2007 - 15 Mar 2007
Attendance is welcome to anyone interested in various weed science issues. In the past, participants consisted of producers and university, industry, state and federal personnel..

*Advanced Technologies for Monitoring Nutrient and Water Availability to Plants
Haifa, Israel
12 Mar 2007 - 14 Mar 2007
The availability of water and nutrients is a major factor regulating world agricultural productivity. Until recently, large scale estimation of such availability has been problematic..

*Western Nutrient Management Conference
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
8 Mar 2007 - 9 Mar 2007
The symposium topics for the 2007 conference are 1) Nutrient Management in Direct Seed Systems; 2) Nitrogen in Cropping Systems; and 3) Precision Nutrient Management for Perennial Fruit Crops with emphasis on wine grapes..

*2007 FMB Asia Conference
Bangkok, Thailand
28 Feb 2007 - 2 Mar 2007
The importance of Asia and Oceania cannot be over-stated – accounting for over 60% of global Nitrogen consumption and almost 60% of Phosphate demand. The new Nitrogen production in the Middle East will, to a large extent, rely on a continued growth.

*Crop Protection in Southern Britain
Peterborough, United Kingdom
27 Feb 2007 - 28 Feb 2007
Presentations include: The incidence of herbicide-resistant Alopecurus myosuroides (black-grass) in England and its development in relation to past herbicide use; Adjuvant to improve the effi cacy of Benthia valicarb for blight control.

*Seed Biology, Production & Quality 2007
UC Davis, CA, United States
21 Feb 2007 - 22 Feb 2007
This course presents the scientific background for production, handling, storage and quality control procedures in the seed industry. It provides an opportunity for professionals in the seed industry, crop consultants and growers, to expand and update.

* WHEAT QUALITY COUNCIL ANNUAL MEETING
Kansas City, MO, United States
21 Feb 2007 - 23 Feb 2007
Includes the forum – “HEALTHY WHEAT”.

*InfoAg Northwest
Kennewick, WA, United States
20 Feb 2007 - 21 Feb 2007
This premier regional conference is part of the popular InfoAg series, which celebrates more than 10 years as a leading source for information on technology in crop production..

*8th Annual National Invasive Weeds Awareness Week
Washington, D.C., United States
25 Feb 2007 - 2 Mar 2007
The meeting will focus national attention on the severe impacts caused by invasive weeds. Individuals and organizations interested in this issue are invited to participate in this event and help build on the success of NIWAW activities in previous years.

*Global Fertilizers 2007 Conference and Exhibition
Geneva, Switzerland
21 Feb 2007 - 23 Feb 2007
The place to trade. Comments from the 2006 conference delegates include: "A quality event in 5 star surroundings with time for networking" "Great for business, fun, well attended and professionally organised".

*InfoAg Northwest 2007
Kennewick, WA, United States
20 Feb 2007 - 21 Feb 2007
This premier regional conference is part of the popular InfoAg series, which celebrates more than 10 years as a leading source for information on technology in crop production..

*7th Annual Conference on Pesticide Stewardship
Reno, Nevada, United States
25 Feb 2007 - 28 Feb 2007
TPSA’s Conferences serve as a forum to facilitate networking and cooperation among parties from around the world who are involved in any aspect of pesticide stewardship.

*“Plant breeding: A vital capacity for U.S. national goals”
Raleigh, NC, United States
8 Feb 2007 - 9 Feb 2007
Investment in plant breeding in the U.S. is declining all sectors. A factual and compelling response is needed. This workshop will establish the Plant Breeding Coordinating Committee to meet the need..

*2007 North American Berry Conference & 6th North American Strawberry Symposium
Ventura, CA, United States
9 Feb 2007 - 12 Feb 2007
Join us in the #1 Strawberry region of the world to see and explore the ever-changing face of strawberry research and development across North America..

*15th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation
Cape Town, South Africa
21 Jan 2007 - 26 Jan 2007
The theme of the Congress is BNF Applications for Poverty Alleviation. We plan to offer an exciting mix of presentations spanning from field application to genomics research..

*Phosphorus: Environmental Challenges and Best Practice for an Essential Nutrient
Cambridge, United Kingdom
13 Dec 2006 - 15 Dec 2006
This Conference has been designed to re-examine the fundamental nutritional importance of P, and at the same time to look at the other issues of importance today..

*Canadian Weed Science Society Meeting
Victoria, BC, Canada
27 Nov 2006 - 29 Nov 2006
The plenary topic is, “Invasive Plants: Inventories, Strategies and Action” featuring invited International and Canadian speakers and ending off with an interactive discussion..

*National Soybean Rust Symposium 2006
St Louis, MO, United States
29 Nov 2006 - 1 Dec 2006
Following the tremendous success of the first of its kind National Soybean Rust Symposium in 2005 & continued interest in sharing Soybean Rust experiences & perspectives with a broad audience, The American Phytopathological Society is pleased to announce.

*The Science of Selection:Potato Breeding Methodology for the 21st Century
Carlow, Ireland
20 Nov 2006 - 22 Nov 2006
The theme of the meeting is ‘The Science of Selection: Potato Breeding Methodology for the 21st century’. As potato breeders and geneticists, we live in a time of rapid change, particularly with respect to advances in science and technology..

*"Cereal Science and Technology for Feeding Ten Billion People: Genomics Era and Beyond"
Lleida, Spain
13 Nov 2006 - 17 Nov 2006
Topic areas: 1. Biodiversity for useful genes. 2. Integration of molecular assisted selection into conventional cereal breeding. 3. Genetic control of limiting factors for cereal production. 4. New concept of healthy grains for high quality food. etc.

*Annual meetings of ASA, CSSA and SSSA
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
12 Nov 2006 - 16 Nov 2006
The annual meetings of American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America & Soil Science Society of America bring together 3,500+ people from 50+ countries representing academia, government & private industry, including undergraduate students.

*Annual meetings of American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America & Soil Science Society of America
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
12 Nov 2006 - 16 Nov 2006
If your organization reaches those in agronomic science research, education, agriculture, or environmental resources, you should take advantage of the opportunity to showcase your products and services..

*Crop Genomics, Trait Analysis and Breeding
Hinxton, United Kingdom
8 Nov 2006 - 11 Nov 2006
ESF-Wellcome Trust Conference.

*BCPC International Seminars 2006
Glasgow, United Kingdom
23 Oct 2006 - 25 Oct 2006
BCPC (formerly British Crop Protection Council) brings together as Corporate Members representatives of a wide range of organisations with an interest in furthering the science & practice of crop production. International scientific seminars & exhibition..

*Novel and Sustainable Weed Management in Arid and Semi-Arid Agro-Ecosystems
Rehovot, Israel
15 Oct 2006 - 20 Oct 2006
The aim of the conference is to establish a forum of weed scientists involved in research in weed management in arid and semi-arid agriculture, as well as a forum for scientists interested in parasitic weeds..

*9th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection
Sao Paulo, Brazil
15 Oct 2006 - 18 Oct 2006
The main objective of the Conference is to promote interchange in science and technology among several global producing countries. “Traditionally, the conference bring together scientists, researchers, professors, consultants, extension officers etc..

*IRC2006
New Dehli, India
9 Oct 2006 - 13 Oct 2006
The main aim of the congress is to bring together all diverse stakeholders of the international rice community—researchers, farmers, extension workers, industrialists, business managers, and policy planners—in an effort to address the emerging issues..

*15th Australian Weeds Conference
Adelaide, Australia
24 Sep 2006 - 28 Sep 2006
The Conference theme is Managing Weeds in a Changing Climate. The Organising Committee of the 15th Australian Weeds Conference invites all professionals and community representatives with an interest in weed science and management to Adelaide.

*56th Australian Cereal Chemistry Conference
Perth, Australia
10 Sep 2006 - 14 Sep 2006
Topics include: Farm to market; Grains, Wheat, Other cereals and breeding; Health and more.

*9th Iranian Congress of Agronomy and Crops Breeding
Pakdasht, Tehran, Iran
27 Aug 2006 - 31 Aug 2006
This national congress will be hold in Abourayhan University College, University of Tehran. Researchers will present their new results of researches on Crop Production, Agronomy and Crops Breeding. An exhibition will be hold next to this congress..

*International Plant Breeding Symposium (IPBS)
Mexico City, Mexico
20 Aug 2006 - 25 Aug 2006
The symposium will deliver an in-depth review of current and emerging plant breeding methodologies. Symposium participants will be invited to present their research and the proceedings will be published by Crop Science..

*Tropical Crop Biotechnology Conference 2006
Cairns, Australia
16 Aug 2006 - 19 Aug 2006
Tropical Crop Biotechnolgy Conference 2006 Exploration of tropical crops as biofactories and the application of functional genomics to increase yield and value.

*8th International Conference on Precision Agriculture
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
23 Jul 2006 - 26 Jul 2006
The Conferences facilitate interaction among research scientists, producers, technology company representatives, equipment manufacturers, input dealers, agronomic consultants, software developers, educators, government personnel and policymakers..

*Botany 2006
Chico, CA, United States
28 Jul 2006 - 3 Aug 2006
The meeting will focus on the important achievements of our members and will highlight prominent botanists whose contributions have shaped and advanced the varied fields of plant biology..

*THE 4TH INTERNATIONAL BACTERIAL WILT SYMPOSIUM
York, United Kingdom
17 Jul 2006 - 21 Jul 2006
This symposium is dedicated to the presentation and discussion of research on Ralstonia solanacearum and the bacterial wilt diseases it causes..

*XIII International Symposium on Iron Nutrition and Interactions in Plants
Montpellier, France
3 Jul 2006 - 7 Jul 2006
Opportunities for scientists from around the world from a broad range of disciplines to gain a better undestanding of the different components affecting and affected by iron nutrition of plants: soils, microbes, plants, animals and human beings..

*2nd Inernational Symposium on Plant Neurobiology
Beijing, China
22 May 2006 - 27 May 2006
Programme includes - Cell Biology & Electro-physiology; Molecules & Cell Biology ; Ecology.

*Grain legumes in European agriculture: impact and prospects
Brussels, Belgium
3 May 2006 - 4 May 2006
GL-Pro Final Event.

*GENE-PLANT-CROP RELATIONSHIPS; Scale and Complexity in Plant Systems Research
WAGENINGEN, Netherlands
23 Apr 2006 - 26 Apr 2006
A 3-day conference in which participants are familiarized with different concepts on scal and complexity in plant systems research in the field of gene-plant-crop relations. The international workshop aims at presenting and discussing new directions..

*FAR Maize Conference 2006
Hamilton, New Zealand
15 Feb 2006 - 16 Feb 2006
Our keynote speaker will be Prof. Scott Shearer from the University of Kentucky, USA. Scott works on a number of projects within the Faculty for Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering. Scott will be focusing on Precision Agriculture & its application.

*Advances in soil & soilless cultivation under protected environment
Agadir, Morocco
19 Feb 2006 - 24 Feb 2006
Advances in soil & soilless cultivation under protected environment. The program will target worldwide concerns of production, non-chemical pest management, new quality standards, produce certification and global competition..

*Symposium on Management of Vector-Borne Viruses-2006 (MVBV-2006) & 16th Annual Convention of Indian Virological Society (IV)
Hyderabad, India
7 Feb 2006 - 10 Feb 2006
The aim of the national symposium is to provide a forum for presentations and discussion on recent developments in the field concerning management of vector-borne viruses of plants, humans, animals and invertebrates in India..

*6th International Cool Climate Symposium on Viticulture & Oenology
Christchurch, New Zealand
6 Feb 2006 - 10 Feb 2006
In line with the changing nature of the wine industry and to ensure that our focus is on moving forward the theme for this conference is:"Winegrowing for the Future".

*International advances in pesticide application 2006
Cambridge, United Kingdom
10 Jan 2006 - 12 Jan 2006
This international conference will discuss pesticide (and biopesticide) application issues with platform and poster presentations from key workers in fi elds ranging from biology to engineering..

*6th Rothamsted International BioMarket
Rothamstead, United Kingdom
7 Nov 2005 - 9 Nov 2005
6th Rothamsted International BioMarket. BioProducts for Food. BioMarket is a commercial networking event that attracts senior decision makers from industry and academia who are involved in the technology transfer and commercialisation of BioProducts..

*6th Annual GARNet Meeting “To 2010 and Beyond”
Norwich, United Kingdom
5 Sep 2005 - 6 Sep 2005
The 6th Annual Genomic Arabidopsis Research Network meeting in association with the UK Brassica and Cereal Communities..

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