Archive 2014

- Distinguished: Master Thesis by Thorsten Scheile

For his outstanding master thesis, Thorsten Scheile was awarded the 2014 Sponsorship Grant of the German Agricultural Industry, the Förderpreis der Agrarwirtschaft. The thesis was written at the IAPN, and focuses on the reduction... more

- Second International Symposium on Magnesium: Focusing on the Element Magnesium

At the Second International Symposium on Magnesium held in São Paulo, the importance of the element magnesium for the health of humans, animals and plants was discussed intensively for the first time in Brazil. more

- Symposium on Magnesium 2014: Final Program

The program of the second symposium on magnesium is now finalized. Changes are still possible. Nevertheless, we would like to inform all participants and interested parties as soon as possible. more

- IAPN in Dialogue on Farmer Learning Platforms in Uganda

On 23 September 2014 the event “IAPN in Dialogue” took place for the third time. Christine Kyomugisha of the Sasakawa Africa Association introduced the concept of Farmer Learning Platforms to many interested guests. more

- Jahresbericht 2013 des IAPN veröffentlicht

Das IAPN hat unter dem Titel „Forschen für die nachhaltige Ernährung von Pflanzen“ seinen Jahresbericht 2013 veröffentlicht. more

- Symposium on Magnesium 2014: Deadline for submitting abstracts extended

Due to the increasing number of requests, the deadline for submitting abstracts to the Second International Symposium on Magnesium has been extended to July 31, 2014. more

- Humboldt Foundation Recognizes Research on Nutrient Deficiency

On 4 June 2014, the coveted Georg Forster Research Award of the Humboldt Foundation was presented to Prof. Dr. Ismail Cakmak. The ceremony was held in Berlin. more

- IAPN in Dialogue with Prof. Cakmak

On 20 May 2014 the IAPN held its second discussion afternoon. Participants had been invited to discuss the topic of “Micronutrients in crop production and human health in developing countries” with Prof. Cakmak. more

- Teaching at the IAPN – Understanding Plant Physiology

An important task of the IAPN is to offer students interactive courses in nutritional physiology of plants. Here, courses consist of specialized lectures and seminars in photosynthesis, stress physiology, signal transduction and... more

- Symposium on Magnesium 2014: Registration and Call for Abstracts are opened

The online registration and Call for Abstracts of the 2nd International Symposium on Magnesium in Brazil are opened. more

- Humboldt Foundation Award Winner visits IAPN

Prof. Dr. Ismail Cakmak has been awarded the Georg Forster Research Award of the Humboldt Foundation, valued at 60,000 Euro. Since the beginning of this year, the agricultural scientist has been conducting research at IAPN. more

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