Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to the 2nd international scientific conference „Sustainable Fruit Growing: From Plant to Product”, which will take place in Riga on August 22-24, 2012, and is organized by the Latvia State Institute of Fruit-Growing (LSIFG).

A technical visit to the orchards of LSIFG will be organized to Dobele (~ 80 km from Riga) during the conference.

A post-conference tour to commercial fruit farms may be organized for willing participants.


* Breeding and Genetics

* Orchard Management and Variety Testing

* Plant Protection

* Processing and Storage


Second announcement: April 20, 2012 (sent to pre-registered participants)
Notification to author about type of presentation: April 30, 2012
Early registration: May 31, 2012 (the deadline has been extended!)
Final registration: July 15, 2012
Paper: at conference


The official language of the conference will be English. 


Latvia State Institute of Fruit-Growing

Postal address: Graudu 1, Dobele, LV-3701, Latvia

e-mail: (registration and abstracts)

Phone: + 371 63722294 (general),  +371 29155117 (L.Ikase)
Fax: +371 63781718