The 32nd Congress of the International Seed Testing Association (ISTA) will take place from June 26th – July 3rd 2019 in Hyderabad which is located in the south of India. More than 400 seed professionals from all around the world will participate. In addition to the ISTA Congress with Seed Symposium, Technical Committee Meetings and further Sessions, several side events related to seed issues will be organized in the frame of the ISTA Congress in Hyderabad.
On November 26nd the ADT Project Leader of the BMEL funded project “Indo-German Cooperation on Seed Sector Development” – Mr. Ekkehard Schroeder – visited together with two top-ranking representatives of the Department of Agriculture & Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Telangana the ISTA Secretariat in Switzerland to discuss the programmes of the upcoming events next year in Hyderabad.