Novel breeding techniques and their implications
Event Date : October 29, 2018
ORC workshop: Novel breeding techniques and their implications for the UK organic sector.
9.30 – 15.30 The Organic Research Centre, Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury RG20 0HR
Workshop to share and discuss opinions on the risks and opportunities presented by the Novel Breeding Techniques for the UK organic food and farming community.
Aims of the day
To understand what the gene-editing techniques are and their potential application within crop breeding;
- To determine the threats and opportunities posed by these techniques to organic food and farming;
- To assess the position of the UK organic sector on these techniques
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Enquiries and booking
Spaces are limited so please book your place as soon as possible. Cost includes lunch and refreshments.
Booking is through eventbrite
Any questions please contact: Gillian Woodward
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