HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Agronomy, crop, soils research presented in Indianapolis

More than 3,000 scientists from around the world will meet at the International Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). The U.S. Canola Research Conference is a featured event held in conjunction with the ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meetings. Attendees will discover the latest research advances, learn from stimulating speakers and experts; share ideas, successes, and challenges with peers; access more than 2,500 poster/oral papers; meet the leaders in the field; and see the latest scientific products and services in the Exhibit Hall. The event will be held Nov. 12-16, 2006 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.

Highlights of presentation topics include:

  • Agriculture--fertilizer use, wine production, water use, organic farming, gardening

  • Health--essential nutrients, pathogens, antibiotics, world hunger

  • Urban Ecosystems--urban planning, soil erosion, golf course management

  • Environment--soil erosion, greenhouse gas, hazardous waste, climate change, biofuels

  • Breakthrough Science--biosecurity, transgenic crops, genomics, and plant breeding

The Annual Meetings activities begin Sunday, Nov. 12 at 7pm with the keynote speaker, Gene Kahn, Vice President of Sustainable Development for General Mills, who will discuss, "In Search of Sustainability." A full slate of technical sessions during the week are scheduled through noon on Thursday, Nov. 16, including research presentations, lectureships, award presentations, and product/service demonstrations and exhibits.

The exciting program, including searching the schedule for sessions by keyword, author, and affiliation is online at: www.acsmeetings.org

Members of the media are invited to attend Sunday's keynote presentation as well as the Annual Meetings' fu
'"/>

Contact: Sara Uttech
suttech@agronomy.org
608-268-4948
American Society of Agronomy
2-Nov-2006


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Agronomy, crop, soil science societies present awards, scholarships
2. Agronomy, crop, and soil science research to be presented in Salt Lake City
3. Decoding mushrooms secrets could combat carbon, find better biofuels and safer soils
4. Recycled garden compost reduces phosphorus in soils
5. The End of Poverty author to keynote soils congress
6. 2006 World Food Prize recipients to be recognized at soils congress
7. World congress explores research, multi-disciplinary science of soils
8. Declining snowpack cools off CO2 emissions from winter soils, says U. of Colorado study
9. Media alert: Special session on the impact of Hurricanes Katrina, Rita on crops, soils, environment
10. Hawaiian soils reveal clues to cultural history
11. NIH gives $8M to University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine for myositis research

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/21/2020)... ... 2020 , ... Agility Orthopedics, home to dedicated specialists providing ... pleased to announce a partnership with Dallas-based Simple Interact to further enhance the ... Agility Orthopedics is focused on speeding up patient workflows to enhance patient experience ...
(Date:5/14/2020)... ... May 14, 2020 , ... The annual salary report ... the 2019 average medical sales rep total compensation increased by $12,000 over the ... the COVID-19 global crisis. , The MedReps 2020 Salary Survey revealed yet again ...
(Date:5/1/2020)... ... April 30, 2020 , ... USARAD Holdings Inc., ... several healthcare VC firms announces an official launch of CareDoctors.com. In an effort ... patient care experience by offering live video consultations with board certified physicians in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/21/2020)... ... May 19, 2020 , ... Experienced periodontist in Eden Prairie, MN, ... and bone grafting through PIEZOSURGERY® technology. PIEZOSURGERY uses ultrasonic vibrations to gently ... prepare a patient for dental implants, especially when the implants need to be placed ...
(Date:5/21/2020)... Calif. (PRWEB) , ... May 20, 2020 , ... ... the addition of Simon Prakash, who will serve as the company’s executive vice ... at a time when Exo is disrupting the medical imaging space, bringing more ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... ... 14, 2020 , ... Children with defective heart valves often ... becoming adults. The reason: there are no heart valve prosthetics designed to grow ... of Defense has awarded Draper, Boston Children’s Hospital and Seattle Children’s Research Institute ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... ... ... Sentien Biotechnologies, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel approaches to cell ... will continue to lead Sentien’s Board of Directors, a role he has filled for ... Sentien’s management team. , Mr. Ganz has more than 30 years of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: