22 - 26 October 2017

Agro-Phyto Joint Study Group Meeting (AP2017)

Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil


The next CORESTA Agronomy & Leaf Integrity and Phytopathology & Genetics Joint Study Groups Meeting will be held in Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil, from 22-26 October 2017.

More information about the Meeting will be available end of
February 2017.


Agronomy & Leaf Integrity and Phytopathology & Genetics

The Agronomy & Leaf Integrity and Phytopathology & Genetics Study Groups wish to encourage the submission of papers including but not limited to the following subjects:

  • Sustainability in tobacco leaf production (e.g. reforestation and biodiversity, curing fuel sustainability, water resources, GAP, soil conservation, improving efficiencies, crop production practices, farmer and field technician education)
  • Leaf integrity (e.g. management of TSNAs, NTRM, heavy metals, CPA residues, laboratory testing, seed integrity)
  • Crop and environmental protection (e.g. CPA, IPM, bio-control, diagnostics, monitoring, organic production)
  • Genetics (e.g. breeding tools, variety development, molecular techniques, alkaloids)

To submit an abstract for the Meeting, please click on the link above to access the online abstract submission instructions and form.

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 19 May 2017