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III International Symposium on Carrot and other Apiaceae announce their Gold Sponsor

By 29th June 2023No Comments

III International Symposium on Carrot and other Apiaceae announce their Gold Sponsor

The III International Symposium on Carrot and other Apiaceae is coming to York, England on Monday 2nd October – Thursday 5th October 2023. The event is hosted by British Growers Ltd and the University of Warwick, on behalf of the International Society for Horticultural Science and is set to be another excellent event. With great excitement the Symposium organisers can announce that Vilmorin Mikado are a Gold event sponsor.

Present on the 5 continents, Vilmorin-Mikado is a unique Franco-Japanese seed company with a long history and strong roots in Europe and Asia. As a pioneer in carrots, Vilmorin-Mikado completes its range with more typologies, colors, and sustainable solutions. Vilmorin-Mikado now offers a full and dynamic range of solutions for all markets of the carrot chain reinforcing its position of world carrot leader.  Vilmorin-Mikado has a team of passionate experts which are close to the customer markets and committed to developing the best innovative varieties to help better nourish people everywhere.

Coral Clark, British Growers Association comments that “Vilmorin-Mikado are a key industry leader, their addition to the event as a Gold Sponsor adds another level of distinction to the Symposium. We look forward to collectively bringing you the prestigious international event.”

The Symposium entitled “a taste of things to come” will involve a series of sessions showcasing the most recent scientific findings and technical advances in the Carrot and Apiaceae community, and will involve scientific, technical and industry speakers from across the global carrot research and growing community.  The event will also host a large trade exhibition and allow plenty of networking opportunities. The evenings will offer a variety of celebratory dinners held at venues around the historic city of York. On Thursday 5th October the Symposium is joining forces with the British Carrot Growers Association and offering delegates a chance to visit the annual Carrot Demonstration Day.