I have attached a link to the above conference, which will be held between September 4-6, 2017 in Bålsta, Sweden. http://seedorchard2017.upsc.se/. Please support our colleagues in IUFRO Working Party 2.09.01 “Seed Orchards”.
The goal of this conference is to provide the opportunity to exchange scientific advances related to forest tree seed orchards and their integration in the forestry practice. These include links between seed orchards and long-term tree breeding; seed orchard design and management; forest pathology in relation to seed production, seed testing and storage; seed physiology and technology; forest economics; gene conservation; and interaction of seed orchards with related disciplines.
Important dates are:
31 May 2017 – Abstract submission;
23 June 2017 – Abstract acceptance;
30 June 2017 – Registration.