Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region (FFTC), Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) and the JIRCAS Rice Blast Research Network, will hold the International Workshop on Applicable Solutions Against Rice Blast in Asia on September 18, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and international travel restrictions, the workshop will be video-based and livestreamed.
The one-day online workshop will invite experts from the Asian and Pacific Region to share experiences on 1) the recent advancement in the area of rice blast research; 2) the successful practices for controlling rice blast and will discuss 3) breeding solutions towards the effective control of rice blast; 4) agronomic solutions towards the effective control of rice blast; 5) integrated solutions towards the effective control of rice blast; and 6) future directions for the effective international collaboration.
We would like to invite you to join this online workshop. For more information and the workshop programme, please go to www.jircas.go.jp/en/workshop/2020/e20200918
The event is open to all participants with pre- registration. Please register online at: www.jircas.go.jp/en/form/jircas-fftc by September 11, 2020 at 17:00 GMT+8 Japan Time.