Reminder: The Poster Presentation Deadline is the 31st of January 2018
Abstracts of original research for presentation as poster presentations, or covering topics of commercial appeal are invited to be presented at the conference.

The five main sub-themes that will drive the conference content and conversation are as follows:
  • Accelerating progress in advanced breeding for improved crop adaptation to climate risks
  • Improving productivity and increasing profitability to expand opportunities across global markets
  • Enhancing resilience in the face of biotic and abiotic challenges
  • Tackling key issues in food security and farming systems for improved livelihoods for the smallholder farmers
  • Exploring the future of the value-added: Nutrition, biofuels and feedstuffs for evolving consumer demands
Participants are encouraged to take advantage of this rare opportunity to showcase their research to the world sorghum community. Abstract submissions must be done online at or by contacting Lethisha Narayan.

"Food, Feed and Fuel in a Rapidly Changing World"
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