Seed industry advocates will “Storm the Hill” as part of the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) Legislative Fly-in tomorrow (April 5), with discussions on trade and innovation programs high up on the priority list.
Enza Zaden has purchased the range of broccoli varieties and the broccoli breeding programme of the American company R&D AG, Inc. This international vegetable breeding company’s portfolio comprises 23 crops, including Brassica.
The objective of this event is to support the current fast growing horticulture and floriculture industries in Southeast Asia region, to provoke buyers and sellers creating awareness of the growing industry and provide horticultural information and to be a platform of sharing new innovations and trading necessary technologies in order to improve horticultural industry.
The conference will be held October 12-16 in Bay Harbor, Michigan, USA. Cucurbitaceae 2014 will bring together cucurbit scientists from around the world for an in-depth conference exploring new frontiers of cucurbit research and development. Manuscripts will be published in proceedings to be distributed at the conference.