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Welcome to III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I International Organic Vegetable Symposium

December 14th-17th, 2021

jointly with

VIII International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture

 

www.luh2021.it

 

3rd Announcement

Dear Colleagues,

The Organizing Committee of ISHS III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I Organic Vegetable Symposium is pleased to share with you some important additional information. The Symposium will take place in December 14-17, 2021 and, because of the pandemic emergency and Covid restrictions, we have decided to convert the edition into a virtual event.

 

1st Announcement

The mission of the ISHS III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I Organic Vegetable Symposium (OrgHort 2020), organized by the Dipartimento di Agricoltura, Alimentazione e Ambiente (Di3A) of the University of Catania, is to acquire and to share currently available knowledge on organic horticulture.

The OrgHort 2020 Symposium will define a short, medium and long term vision for improving organic farming agroecology and organic food chains, and will establish an active international network involving all the stakeholders interested on a very actual topic.

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THE CONVENERS

Ferdinando Branca

Alberto Continella

Alessandro Tribulato

Important dates

Catania (Italy), December 14th-17th, 2021

New deadlines: 

Early bird registration deadline: August 1st, 2021
Abstract submission deadline: September 1st, 2021
Abstract modification deadline: September 14th
Full Text submission deadline: September 15th, 2021

The topics

The main topics of the ISHS III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I Organic Vegetable Symposium will regard:

  • Organic farming, growing methods and techniques;
  • Agroecology and horticultural biodiversity;
  • Breeding and propagation for organic;
  • Environmental and physiological stress;
  • Molecular tools and physiological methods for screening;
  • Biotic stress and control of the major pests and diseases;
  • Products quality;
  • Health and nutrition including studies on volatiles, flavour, and nutraceutical compounds;
  • Structural and functional genomics;
  • Genetics and cytogenetic studies.
Information

For any further information

For any further questions or information, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following address:

Organizing Committee OrgHort 2020
Via Valdisavoia 5, 95123 Catania, Italy
Email address: info@orghort2020.it

Hoping the Symposium will be of interest for you and looking forward to welcoming you,

The Conveners
Ferdinando Branca, Alberto Continella and Alessandro Tribulato.

Programs of the
III International Organic Fruit Symposium
and I International Organic Vegetable Symposium

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