2.09.03 - Seed physiology and technology
Video on Seed Physiology and Technology Working Party
IUFRO Working Party 2.09.03 - Seed physiology and technology has created a video for the IUFRO World Day - Digital Forest Science Forum 2021. The video's title is "It all starts with seeds" and demonstrates the importance of forest seed science, technology and education.
A summary of the unit history is presented and facts about the forests in Canada, Brazil and Croatia are shown.
Watch at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aay6WPJYBvo
The IUFRO Seed Orchard conference 2019 - Seed Orchards and Climate Change
Nanjing, China; 14-16 October 2019. IUFRO Units involved: 2.09.01, 2.09.03, 2.04.02, 2.02.23, 2.02.07.
The goal of this conference is to provide the opportunity for scientists, students and managers of seed orchards and forest regeneration to exchange the most recent scientific advances related to forest tree seed orchards and their integration in the forestry practice. Areas that will be encompassed at the conference include, but are not limited to, the link between seed orchards and long-tem tree breeding; seed orchard design and management; forest pathology in relation to seed production, seed testing and storage; seed physiology and technology; forest economics; genetic resources and gene conservation; progeny testing; and interaction of seed orchards with related disciplines.
Seed Ecology VI in Regensburg
Regensburg, Germany; 29 July – 2 August 2019
The International Society for Seed Science will organize a functional seed ecology conference in Regensburg, Germany, July 29 to August 2 2019.
For more details and registration information, please visit the conference’s webpage: http://www.biologie.uni-regensburg.de/Seed-Ecology2019/index.html
NordGen Forest Conference
NordGen Forest Conference 'New forest for future needs – using advanced regeneration methods and techniques' will be held in 18-19 September 2018 Tuusula, Southern Finland.
For more information and to register, visit the website:
2nd International Workshop on Seed Longevity – 30 July – 1 Aug 2018
Please note the first call for the ‘2nd International Workshop on Seed Longevity‘, which will be held in Fort Collins, Colorado USA between 30 July – 1 Aug 2018.
For further information, see https://conferencereg.colostate.edu/SeedLongevity2018