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Job opportunity: Research Associate in Seed Ecology

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew are seeking a highly motivated seed ecologist to join a 2.5 year project funded by the Forestry Commission on UK native tree seeds. The project aims to understand inter- and intra-specific ... Read more »

Save the date: 14th Biennial ISSS Conference – Paris, 3-7 July 2023

The 14th Biennial ISSS Conference will take place in Paris from 3-7th July 2023. More information and website coming soon.  

New book: Advances in seed science and technology for more sustainable crop production

Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing are delighted to announce the publication of a brand new title, Advances in seed science and technology for more sustainable crop production, edited by Dr Julia Buitink, INRAE, France and Professor ... Read more »

Meetings & Events

Save the date: 14th Biennial ISSS Conference – Paris, 3-7 July 2023

The 14th Biennial ISSS Conference will take place in Paris from 3-7th July 2023. More information and website coming soon.  

ISSS/ISTA Webinar on Seed development and viability

The International Seed Testing Association (ISTA) and the International Society for Seed Science (ISSS) are happy to announce a jointly organised webinar on Seed development and viability on Tuesday, 28 June at 15:00 – 16:00 ... Read more »

Seed Functional Ecology Winter School, 2022

The second edition of Seed Functional Ecology School will be held online from 24th to 28th January 2022. The winter school, which is sponsored by the ISSS, will provide an up-to-date theoretical background and the practical laboratory ... Read more »

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