A Bitter Gourd Field Day will be held on 18th December 2021 at ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore, India to demonstrate the 2021 APSA-WorldVeg Vegetable Breeding Consortium exclusive lines. Only the 2021 Consortium Companies are eligible to attend this field day. The representatives of the 2021 consortium companies will be able to assess the seven better yielding bitter gourd hybrids of different market segments that are resistant to the local race of powdery mildew in Thailand and one hybrid that is resistant to the Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus. The 2021 consortium companies who request these hybrids will be provided with their parental lines. The field trial of bitter gourd is funded by the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
FIELD DAY LOCATION:
ICAR-IIHR Field, Block VIII
Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Hessaraghatta lake post
Bengaluru - 560089, India
Please be advised that during the Brief Introduction of the Bitter Gourd Field Trial Presentation from 10:20 am - 10:50 am (please see agenda below), we will allow each 2021 Consortium Member Company 10 FREE participants to attend via LIVE Zoom Meeting. To register your ONLINE PARTICIPANTS, please CLICK HERE.
PROPOSED HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
We highly recommend participants to book accommodations at one of the 3 hotels stated below, due to its proximity to IIHR. Prices below are estimated room rates and only to be used as reference. Prices may vary from hotel to hotel and depending on booking date. We recommend bookings to be made via any Online Booking Agency (booking.com, agoda, etc.) Booking and payment of your hotel accommodations must be made directly to the hotel.
INDIA COVID-19 TRAVEL ALERTS
Registration at ICAR-IIHR Auditorium
|10:00 - 10:10||
|10:10 - 10:20||
|10:20 - 10:50||
Brief Introduction of the Bitter Gourd Field Trial
|10:50 - 11:20||
Coffee & Tea Break at ICAR-IIHR Food Court
|11:20 - 13:30||
Visit the Bitter Gourd Demonstration Trial at ICAR-IIHR Field Block-VIII
|13:30 - 14:30||
Lunch at ICAR-IIHR Canteen
|14:30 - onwards||
Departure of Participants
If you have any questions or need any assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact APSA Partnership Program Manager, Ms. Xiaofeng Li at firstname.lastname@example.org
"The field trial of bitter gourd is funded by the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs."