TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

1) COUNTRY: Germany

                      PARTNER ORGANIZATION: Humboldt University Berlin

WHEN: 31 August 2015-1 September 2015
WHERE: Berlin, Faculty of Life Science, Department of Agronomy and Crop Science, Albrecht-Thaer-Weg 5, 14195 Berlin-Dahlem
WHAT: Analysis of yield stability and resilience in cropping systems
TARGET GROUP: Undergraduate and postgraduate students, max 5.
POSTERS/FLYERS AVAILABLE: none at the moment
FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATIONS:
thomas.doering@agrar.hu-berlin.de

2) COUNTRY: Austry

                                         PARTNER ORGANIZATION:  BOKU 

a)WHEN: currently active
WHERE: TULLN
WHAT: Plant breeding for organic agriculture – common bunt resistance in winter wheat
Here the announcement.

b)WHEN: June 2015  (and also planned for June 2016)
WHERE: TULLN
WHAT: bunt resistance scoring in resistance breeding nursery
TARGET GROUP: students, breeders, pathologists
WEBPAGES/LINKS AVAILABLE FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATIONS: https://forschung.boku.ac.at/fis/suchen.projekt_uebersicht?sprache_in=en&ansicht_in=&menue_id_in=300&id_in=9484

c)WHEN: March 2016-July 2016
WHERE: TULLN
WHAT: field trials, laboratory tests, DNA markers, data analysis
TARGET GROUP: two master students
WEBPAGES/LINKS AVAILABLE FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATIONS: https://forschung.boku.ac.at/fis/suchen.projekt_uebersicht?sprache_in=en&ansicht_in=&menue_id_in=300&id_in=9484

NOTES:  further information available upon request from:
Hermann Buerstmayr<hermann.buerstmayr@boku.ac.at>
Almuth Mueller  <almuth-elise.muellner@boku.ac.at>

3) COUNTRY: France

PARTNER ORGANIZATION: ITAB

WHEN: 19 June 2015
WHERE:  Fontaine-Chalendray (Poitou-Charentes Region)
WHAT: intervention of a scientist about interactions between cereals and legumes
TARGET GROUP: Farmers of the association “Cultivons la biodiversité en Poitou-Charentes”
POSTERS/FLYERS AVAILABLE: click here
NOTES: The first part of the day (morning) will be in a room with the presentation of the scientist and of a student studying the AMF in the wheat roots. The afternoon will be devoted to field visit (populations).

4) COUNTRY: Turkey

PARTNER ORGANIZATION: AARI

WHEN: 17 March 2015
WHERE:  AARI Menemen/IZMRI
WHAT: COBRA Project and Organic Legume Production and Breeding
TARGET GROUP: Estension Services of MFAL and Leader Farmer
POSTERS/FLYERS AVAILABLE:  ANDOLU-2015/2 Activities of COBRA Project of AARI LINK
WEBPAGES/LINKS AVAILABLE FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATIONS: http://arastirma.tarim.gov.tr/etae/Sayfalar/EN/AnaSayfa.aspx