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Our Next Workshop

We are pleased to announce the 22nd Workshop on Sustainable Horticultural Production in the Tropics to be held between November 28th and December 2nd , 2022 (Download call in pdf). In this workshop original research and reviews of all topics regarding horticultural production shall be presented.

Besides, there will be a special topic on Temporal aspects of biodiversity in horticultural production systems.

Venue: The workshop will take place Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), the host being the Department of Horticulture and Food Security.

Format : The workshop shall be accomplished through oral presentations, panel discussions, poster presentations and advertisements from traders.

Application Procedure: Stakeholders are encouraged to participate in this critical event through: Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation, Exhibition/Advertisement or Attendance. Applications may be made by sending a abstract to the organisers by e-mail to

Instruction to Authors: Abstracts should be in English language. Should be in MS Word (.doc) or rich text format (.rtf) and not exceed 300 words. The style should be Times New Roman, font 12. The abstract should include the following: Introduction, methodology, results, discussion and conclusion. It should include the title, name(s) of author(s), affiliation and mailing address. The corresponding author should indicate an e-mail address, telephone number and the thematic area.

The deadline for receiving applications is August 31st, 2022. The abstracts should be in English language. They should not be more than 300 words and in MS Word (.doc) or rich text format (.rtf). The abstract should contain the aim(s), methodology, results, discussion and conclusion. They should include the title, the name(s) of the author(s), affiliation, mailing address, e-mail address and telephone number(s). Authors should state the thematic area and indicate their preference for oral or poster presentation. The closing date for receiving revised abstracts shall be October 29th, 2022.

African Journal of Horticultural Sciences: Full papers submitted for the workshop shall be considered for publication in the African Journal of Horticultural Science.

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