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LIFE+ ELMIAS Ash and Elm, and IUFRO WP 7.02.01 Root and Stem Rots Conference (LIFE-IUFRO)

26 August - 1 September 2018, in Uppsala and Visby, Sweden 


From genetics to wooded meadows

The Conference will start at SLU (The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) in Uppsala and then we will go by ferry to the island Gotland to the medevial town Visby where the conference will continue.

The Conference will include both scientific sessions and field excursions.

Range of topics:

  • Ash Dieback and Dutch Elm Disease
  • Root and stem rots
  • Aspects of tree breeding for resistance & propagation
  • Biodiversity and Entomology (Emerald Ash Borer in Russia)
  • Poster session and field excursions

Conference Publication

Materials of the Conference will be published in the book “Proceedings of International LIFE+ ELMIAS Ash and Elm Conference”, published by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (eds. R. Vasaitis, J. Oliva & J. Stenlid).

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