Call for Nominations 2019/2020 NSTF-South32 Awards:
Special Annual Theme Award: Plant Health
This Special Annual Theme Award is made in recognition of the International Year of Plant Health (2020) declared by the United Nations.
Turfgrass Diseases in Southern Africa
We received a request from Gary W. Beehag from Sydney (Australia) for assistance with the most significant diseases in southern Africa. He is currently researching turfgrass diseases in the southern hemisphere (outside Australia).
If you would like to get involved with his research projects, please contact him @ email@example.com.
Call for participants to workshop on Bioinformatics and Wheat Genomics III
24 – 28 February 2020; Worcester, South Africa
Expertise in the field of bioinformatics has become indispensable in most genetic or genomic research and applied approaches. This need has exceeded the level and rate at which plant genomics scientists have been trained in bioinformatics in SA.
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellow Research Day
SASPP Western Cape Branch
Tuesday 31 March 2020
Please note: We’ve added a new “News Forum” and “Upcoming Events” section on the SASPP homepage.
Please take note of this exciting learning opportunity at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)!
4.0 Industrial Revolution Agri Tech Conference 2019
Empire Training and Conferences provides a meeting for professionals to gather on 28th – 29th November, Cape Town, South Africa with the Conference on Smart Agriculture, Food Security and to engage in discussions geared at major developments and curbing challenges in the agriculture sector to achieve the worldwide vision of mitigating food insecurity and eradicating poverty.
Two Post Doctoral Fellowships
The Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI), FABI is happy to announce the availability of two post-doctoral research fellowships dedicated to the study of fungi.
We would like to encourage you to take part in an anonymous 5-8 minute survey; an initiative of Open Plant Pathology.
The feedback from this survey will be utilized for preparing a publication on the reproducibility of research in plant pathology and where opportunities for growth exist.