Experts discuss modern technologies for cereal growing
From 17 to 18 February 2016 in Gozd (a town in Mazovia province) there took place a training entitled “Modern technologies for cereal growing taking account of integrated pest management” which was a part of the Programme Promoting Cereal Grains and Products Processed from Cereals.
During the meeting the experts discussed, among other things, the current situation in cereal crop market and the latest trends in crop growing in Poland, Europe and other parts of the world. Issues such as conservation agriculture, climate change and resulting diseases as well as availability of plant protection products were discussed.
Puławy Competence Center was represented by Professor Janusz Igras, Scientific Director in New Chemical Syntheses Institute in Puławy. Professor Igras delivered a lecture on the current trends in fertilization and new formulations of mineral fertilizers.
The training was organised by Polish Association of Cereals Producers.