Call for abstract
Please send your proposals, in relation with these themes to Serge Bouet (FNAMS)
Deadline for submission of topics: December 31, 2022
All interested IHSG conference participants are encouraged to submit an oral and/or poster abstract. Abstracts focuses on herbage seed production of both temperate and tropical grass and legume species will be considered. Autors are encouraged to focus their abstracts on one or more of the topics listed below
1- Do we have to adapt the forage seed production to the climate change?
By breeding, establishment techniques, field management practices, irrigation...
3 - How to optimize harvest and post harvest management ?
Physiological maturity, seed moisture indicator, drying and seed conservation, straw and forage valorization.
2 - What are the alternatives to pesticides for organic and/or conventional seed production ?
To control weeds by adapted rotation, agronomy, cover crop & companion crop, mechanical weeding, seed cleaning…
To control pests and diseases by genetic, seed treatment, agricultural decision support system, biological control, field management practices…
4 - How to improve the competitiveness in a context of input costs inflation ?
Production costs, N use, seed crops in the farming system…