I International Symposium on Growing Media, Compost Utilization and Substrate Analysis for Soilless Cultivation

Fecha de publicación: 19/10/2022
Fuente: ISHS (International Society for Horticultural Science)
Post date: Wednesday 19 October 2022
ISHS Secretariat

You are invited to attend the 'I International Symposium on Growing Media, Compost Utilization and Substrate Analysis for Soilless Cultivation' in Quebec City (Canada), June 11-15 2023.
The symposium incorporates the following two ISHS symposium series:- International Symposium on Growing Media, Composting and Substrate Analysis- International Symposium on Growing Media, Soilless Cultivation, and Compost Utilization in Horticulture
The symposium is part of the RE3 Conference "From Reclaiming to Restoring and Rewilding".
Specifically, the proposed general theme is: "Growing media for circular horticulture".
The preliminary proposed topics are:

Conventional and organic production with growing media
Analytical methods growing media (biological, chemical, physical)
Managing beneficial and harmful organisms in growing media
Growing media for green cities
Growing media for space missions
New and current components in growing media: organic and inorganic
Circularity of growing media use: recycling of components, reuse of growing media
Socioeconomical aspects linked to growing media use
One day joint conference symposium: Principles and processes in conserving and restoring peatlands and organic soils use. Objective: present the latest developments on principle and process behind reclaiming, restoring or rewilding diverse ecosystems in current use or previously used for harvesting, agriculture or forestry.

Call for Abstracts!Deadline for abstract submission: November 15, 2022 Direct link for abstract submission: https://www.actahort.org/members/symposiar?nr=790
Scientific committee:

Jean Caron
Jacynthe Dessureault-Rompré
Bart Vandecasteele
Chris Blok
Brian Jackson
Graeme Smith
James Altland
Jean-Charles Michel
Jeb Fields
Laura Thériault
Line Rochefort
Jim Owen
Stefania De Pascale
Youbin Zheng
Gerald Schmilewski
Martine Dorais
Steeve Pépin
Guillaume Grégoire
Beatrix Alsanius
Tommaso Barbagli

For more information on the symposium topics or abstract submission, please visit the symposium website, available at https://www.ishs.org/symposium/790
We are looking forward to receiving your abstracts and to welcome you in Quebec City in June 2023.
Best regards,Jean Caron and Jacynthe Dessureault-Rompré ConvenersTags: growing mediacompostingcircular horticulturesoilless cultivationCategories: General InterestISHS EventsScience newsGroups audience: Growing MediaHydroponics and AquaponicsSubstrate AnalysisProtected Cultivation and Soilless CultureVegetables, Roots and Tubers