Full Text Submission


Call for abstracts

The symposium warmly invites experts from the peat, coconut coir, wood fibre sectors, peatland management (environment & society) as well as company representatives from China and abroad to provide oral or poster presentations to share the latest information and to discuss existing problems and solutions in these fields. Abstracts of no more than 300 words including titles should be sent to the registrar, by 31 May 2019. The deadline for full text manuscripts is 31 July

The symposium warmly invites experts from the peat, coconut coir, wood fibre sectors, peatland management (environment & society) as well as company representatives from China and abroad to provide oral or poster presentations to share the latest information and to discuss existing problems and solutions in these fields. Abstracts of no more than 300 words including titles should be sent to the registrar, by 31 May 2019. The deadline for full text manuscripts is 31 July.

The symposium will focus on the improvement of the production of growing media, peat and food and quality of life, discuss the application of peat, coconut coir and wood fibre products in seedling production, growing media cultivation, soil remediation, fertilizer production, three-mention greening and medical health, and the social, economic and environmental benefits of these applications, exchange information on the technology of peat, coconut chaff and wood fibre mining, and recover and degrade peat from mining sites . The event will provide an important communication platform for cash crop growers, government managers, researchers and policy makers.

An abstract in English, limited to 200-300 words in a single paragraph is required. The abstract should contain a concise but comprehensive statement of your verbal presentation. Do not include tables or figures in the abstract. Insert your name, affiliation, city and country (see abstract example below).

IPS have no preference whether English or American spelling is used although uniformity within each abstract is required. Latin words (i.e. plant names) or phrases are in italics, with the exception of very common expressions such as "i.e.," "e.g.," "et al.," "in vitro"  and "etc."

Use Calibri font. Titles are printed in 14 point, abstract text should be 11 point.

Use the metric system exclusively. Use abbreviation L for liter, mg L-1 for milligram(me) per liter, mL for milliliter, µL for microliter and t for tons. SI units can be used where appropriate.

The title and abstract will be freely available on the websites of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Moor- und Torfkunde (DGMT) and International Peatland Society (IPS) and should be considered an advertisement for the DGMT/IPS convention May 13-15 2019. Abstracts will be read by most website viewers. Thus, abstracts should be carefully and accurately written. Below is an example of how to write your abstract

Send abstracts acc. to the given abstract guidlines to:

mengxm3711@163.com

The deadline for abstract submission is May 31, 2019.


Main topics

  1. Novel components and innovative processing of growing media
  2. Compost production and use in growing media
  3. Traditional (soilless) and new systems (aquaponics, green roof, green walls, vertical farming etc.)
  4. Advances in growing media characterization
  5. Water and mineral nutrition
  6. Life in growing media (weed, pest, microorganisms etc.)

How to prepare and  submit the abstracts

Please note: A valid ISHS membership is required in order to submit the abstract. If not, please proceed to http://www.actahort.org/members/newmember first to activate your user account prior to submitting an abstract. You will then be entitled to register to the symposium at the ‘ISHS member’ rate.

Terms and Conditions

The submission of an abstract indicates an understanding of the following rules for participation in Susgro2019:

  • all author(s) approve submitting this work for presentation
  • the author(s) transfer(s) all copyright ownership of the named abstract to Susgro2019
  • at least one author should attend the Symposium to present the accepted oral and poster presentations.






 

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