Maize course

Modern breeding techniques for maize improvement

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, IPBO announces the postponement of the 2020 edition of the summer course to 2022.

This course “Modern breeding techniques of maize” focuses on (1) the latest scientific developments and tools to accelerate maize breeding (both conventional breeding and biotechnological techniques), (2) the latest essential insights in the regulatory framework and environmental risk assessment principles in Africa and Europe and (3) methods to collect reliable data that allow a thorough environmental risk assessment of new maize varieties.
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