On World Cotton Day 2020 the Russian Federation holds the international conference «Innovation in Cotton Cultivation: Achievements and Prospects». The conference is organized by Volgograd State Agrarian University – a key knowledge center in one of the leading agricultural regions.
The meeting gathers delegates from Russia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, the United States, India, Saudi Arabia, China, Syria, Egypt and other countries. Such a large-scale event is held in Russia for the first time.
The conference aims to collect the latest thinking on all of the main prerequisites of balanced cotton production in a country: scientific research, seed production and agricultural technologies, administrative and organizational approaches and the legal framework. The conference will also touch upon the global trends in cotton farming, such as innovations in crop protection, sustainable water use and digital technologies.
The conference can be accessed online via the link (RUS).