• bumblebees at work

  • recurrent selection - quick improvement for resistance to anthracnose in red clover

     left: improved variety
    right: initial population

  • rust in Kentucky bluegrass

  • selection for tolerance to temporary drought stress



  • germination test

  • cold storage

  • germinator

Committee

International Scientific Committee:

  • Silvia Bachmann-Pfabe, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK), Gatersleben, Germany
  • Stephen Byrne, TEAGASC, Oak Park, Carlow,  Ireland
  • Ulf Feuerstein, Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV) Lippstadt, Germany
  • Stephan Hartmann, Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture (LfL), Germany
  • Bernadette Julier, Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA), France    
  • David Kopecky, Institute of Experimental Botany of the Czech Academy of Sciences (UEB), Czech Republic    
  • Roland Kölliker, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ), Switzerland    
  • Tom Ruttink, Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (ILVO), Belgium    
  • Isabel Roldan-Ruiz, Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (ILVO), Belgium    
  • Bruno Studer, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ), Switzerland
  • Jean-Paul Sampoux, Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA), France
  • Tim Vleugels, Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (ILVO), Belgium    


Local Organizing Committee:

  • Silvia Bachman-Pfabe, IPK, Gatersleben
  • Christof Böhm, SZS, Steinach
  • Ulf Feuerstein, DSV, Lippstadt
  • Stephan Hartmann, LfL, Freising
  • Stefan Lütke Entrup, GfPi, Bonn
  • Wilbert Luesink, NPZ, Poel
  • Mirko Rakowski, GfPi, Bonn
  • Bernhard Saal, PlantaServ, Freising
  • Sabine Schulze, SZS, Steinach, Ankershagen
  • Evelin Willner, IPK, Poel