QUAFETY disseminations at the Conference on Effects of Pre- and Post-harvest Factors on Health Promoting Components and Quality of Horticultural Commodities

The 3rd Intnl. Conference on Effects of Pre- and Post-harvest Factors on Health Promoting Components and Quality of Horticultural Commodities (Skierniewice, Poland March 24-25, 2014) will be opened by Giancarlo Colelli with a lecture on A State-of-the-Art on Quality and Safety of Fresh-cut Products through the EC-funded R&D Project QUAFETY.

In fact both morning sessions of the first day of the Conference will be dedicated to results of the European project coordinated by the University of Foggia, with oral presentations by Maria Grzegorzewska (Institute of Horticulture, Poland), Periklis Tzamalis (Agricultural University of Athens, Greece), Manuela Pintado (Catholic University of Porto, Portugal), Natasha Spadafora (University of Cardiff, UK), Marina Cavaiuolo (University of Milan, Italy), and Elazar Fallik (ARO Volcani Center, Israel). More results will be presented in form of posters.

The Conference, organized by INHORT (Research Institute of Horticulture) under the auspices of the Polish Academy of Sciences and of Polish Society for Horticultural Sciences, will consist of 7 oral session and one Poster session.

INHORT will be the organizing Institution of the next (the 12th) Intnl. Controlled & Modified Atmosphere Research Conference in 2017.