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Dear Horticultural Researchers,

On behalf of the local organizing and scientific committees, we cordially invite you to attend the Fifth International Horticulture Research Conference, which will be held in July 20 - 24, 2018, Beijing, China. The conference will be hosted by College of Horticulture (CAU) and Horticulture Research, the journal jointly published by Nanjing Agricultural University and Springer Nature.

This conference provides opportunities for all international researchers to network with new colleagues from around the world and showcase the latest research findings.

Session Themes:

1 Crop Management / Soils - Substrate - Fertilisation
2 Protected Cultivation & Applied Physiology
3 Fruit Development & Post Harvest Biology
4 Pathology / From Pathogen to Insect
5 Abiotic Stress & Environmental Adaptation
6 Rootstock -Scion Interactions and Grafting
7 Genome Editing and Epigenetic
8 Breeding & Nursery
9 Organic Production / Functional Food / Sustainability - Health

We look forward to welcoming you to Beijing in July.  


The conveners:

Dr. Zhenhai Han, Dean of the College of Horticulture, China Agricultural University

Dr. Max Cheng, Nanjing Agricultural University; Editor-in-Chief, Horticulture Research



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