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Celebrating the FAO International Year of Plant Health.

03/12/2020 @ 16:00 - 17:30

Celebrating the FAO International Year of Plant Health: A forward looking perspective on tackling the grand challenges in plant health to transform agriculture sustainably.

CambPlants Hub presents the first virtual seminar of its annual series for everyone interested in how plant research can tackle global challenges, such as climate change, biodiversity loss, land degradation and food security.

Join our chairperson and three leading experts on 3 December to discuss these very important issues and how we can work together to find solutions.


Dr Richard Harrison – Director of Cambridge Crop Research, NIAB.


Dr Martin Clough – Head of Technology & Digital Integration at Syngenta Crop Protection.

Cathryn Lambourne – Specialist in plant pathology and field vegetable crops in horticulture. Manager of the AHDB Field Vegetable (FV) Panel.

Professor Uta Paszkowski – Professor of Cereal Symbiosis, Department of Plant Sciences, Crop Science Centre, University of Cambridge.

Time: 4 – 5.30pm GMT (includes a virtual happy half-hour).

Webinar details will be sent after registration.


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Please note, due to Coronavirus outbreak, many of the conferences are either postponed or cancelled.

Please check directly with the events organizers