Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding
Workshop on tree seed science
The Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding, Coimbatore, is organising a national workshop on tree seed science and silviculture. The emphasis will be on the tree cultivation outside forest areas.
The workshop will provide a platform for foresters, forestry scientists, researchers and farmers to exchange techniques of tree cultivation in dry, saline and degraded lands.
Papers are invited for presentation under the subjects of seed biology, seed health, forest nursery management, restoration forestry, seed and silviculture of important tree species and forest hydrology.
Those who want to participate in the workshop can contact R. Anandalakshmi, Head — Seed Technology Division firstname.lastname@example.org or 0422-2484166.
Date: November 28 and 29, 2013