Seed Applied Materials

SCP – Module Seed Priming, Dormancy & Enhancements – November 2-7, 2015

International Seed Academy (ISA) is inviting seed industry professionals who are interested to join Seed Captain course on Seed Priming, Dormancy & Enhancements . This Seed Captain course will focus on all aspects related to seed priming, dormancy and enhancements. It will combine the basic theories as well as some advanced technologies; theoretical lectures with discussions and; demonstrations with hands-on trainings.

OVERVIEW AND AIM OF THE MODULE

Improvement of germination by conditioning (priming) of seeds in water or osmotics has been known of many years. Primed seeds can germinate faster, more uniform and under a broader range of environmental conditions than the non-primed ones, but shelf life may be reduced. Therefore skilled staff is needed to maximize the advantage of this technology.

WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?

Any professional from the seed industry can apply, a minimum knowledge on seeds is however a must and a minimum understanding on seed technology is an advantage. The course is given in English, a decent understanding in English is necessary in order to follow the course. Participants may be affiliated with industry, research institutes, seed quality laboratories, universities and other governmental institutions.

The program is offered in partnership with Centor Thai.
                
See: Flyer and Registration Form
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Registration Fee: The cost of the course is $2,600 (USD) for general registration. The fee includes tuition fee, Lodging 5 nights (1-6 November 2015), food costs, course materials and use of equipment and consumables during the course. The fee excludes board and travel to and from Bangkok, Thailand. The participants will be accommodated in a hotel which will be booked by the organizer.

Early registration is advised since the number of participants is limited to a maximum of 16 and first come first served basis will be apply.

The registration fee […]

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SAW – Advanced Coating – Workshop 3 – April 8-10, 2015

International Seed Academy (ISA) is inviting seed industry professionals who are interested to join seed academy workshop on encrusting and coating. These Seed Academy workshops (SAW) will focus on all aspects related to seed treatments, coating and encrusting. It will combine the basic theories as well as some advanced technologies; theoretical lectures with discussions and; demonstrations with hands-on trainings.
Three (3) days workshop focusing on advance encrusting technologies. Studied in depth; recovery and distribution of the applied chemicals, the plantability of the end product, dust control as well as breakage will be covered. Hot water treatments, soaking and steeping systems will be briefly explained.

 

The program is offered in partnership with Centor Thai.
                
See: Flyer
Location: Phichit, Thailand

Registration Fee: The cost of the course is $650 (USD) for general registration. This course can be purchased in combination with other courses of this subject and discounted prices are applied. The cost for 2 courses is $1150 (USD) and for 3 courses is $1550 (USD).

The fee includes lodging (Phichit, Thailand) and all course materials. Travels from Bangkok are excluded.

There are domestic flights from Don Muang airport (Bangkok) to Phitsanulok airport several times a day. We will ensure organized transport service to and from the Phitsanulok airport.

Course will be restricted to 10 people maximum and 6 people minimum.

 

For registration and/or further enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us: navalux@centorthai.com

 

By |December 29th, 2014|Seed Applied Materials, Seed Drying, Seed Quality, Seed Treatment Machinery|Comments Off on SAW – Advanced Coating – Workshop 3 – April 8-10, 2015|

SAW – Advanced Encrusting – Workshop 2 – April 6-8, 2015

International Seed Academy (ISA) is inviting seed industry professionals who are interested to join seed academy workshop on encrusting and coating. These Seed Academy workshops (SAW) will focus on all aspects related to seed treatments, coating and encrusting. It will combine the basic theories as well as some advanced technologies; theoretical lectures with discussions and; demonstrations with hands-on trainings.
Three (3) days workshop focusing on advance encrusting technologies. In depth training for encrusting and pelleting on different seed crops. Attention for powder choices and protocol development.

 

The program is offered in partnership with Centor Thai.
                
See: Flyer
Location: Phichit, Thailand

Registration Fee: The cost of the course is $650 (USD) for general registration. This course can be purchased in combination with other courses of this subject and discounted prices are applied. The cost for 2 courses is $1150 (USD) and for 3 courses is $1550 (USD).

The fee includes lodging (Phichit, Thailand) and all course materials. Travels from Bangkok are excluded.

There are domestic flights from Don Muang airport (Bangkok) to Phitsanulok airport several times a day. We will ensure organized transport service to and from the Phitsanulok airport.

Course will be restricted to 10 people maximum and 6 people minimum.

 

For registration and/or further enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us: navalux@centorthai.com

 

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SAW – Encrusting and Coating – Workshop 1 – April 6-8, 2015

International Seed Academy (ISA) is inviting seed industry professionals who are interested to join seed academy workshop on encrusting and coating. These Seed Academy workshops (SAW) will focus on all aspects related to seed treatments, coating and encrusting. It will combine the basic theories as well as some advanced technologies; theoretical lectures with discussions and; demonstrations with hands-on trainings.
This first workshop will explore seed encrusting and coating, attention will be given to the different systems for different crops that are available on the market, with their advantages and inconveniences. It will also highlight different solutions for the needed consumables such as polymers, pelleting & encrusting powders.

 

The program is offered in partnership with Centor Thai.
                
See: Flyer
Location: Phichit, Thailand

Registration Fee: The cost of the course is $650 (USD) for general registration. This course can be purchased in combination with other courses of this subject and discounted prices are applied. The cost for 2 courses is $1150 (USD) and for 3 courses is $1550 (USD).

The fee includes lodging (Phichit, Thailand) and all course materials. Travels from Bangkok are excluded.

There are domestic flights from Don Muang airport (Bangkok) to Phitsanulok airport several times a day. We will ensure organized transport service to and from the Phitsanulok airport.

Course will be restricted to 10 people maximum and 6 people minimum.

 

For registration and/or further enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us: navalux@centorthai.com

 

By |December 29th, 2014|Seed Applied Materials, Seed Drying, Seed Quality, Seed Treatment Machinery|Comments Off on SAW – Encrusting and Coating – Workshop 1 – April 6-8, 2015|