• NEWSLETTER 2, December 2018

    The parasitic plant Orobanche cumana Wallr. is the most important biotic constraint to the production of sunflower crop, in all countries where sunflower is grown, except North and South America. The parasitism of O. cumana on sunflower dates back to the first half of 19th century in Russia, expanding to Moldova and Romania by the beginning of 20th century and later in others like Turkey, Spain, Serbia, Bulgaria and Ukraine. Currently, O.cumana is present in all countries in Southern Europe...

  • NEWSLETTER 1, September 2018

    The ISA board is delighted to announce the launch of the ISA Newsletter which aims to keep members and partners informed on on-going activities and results, both globally and in the different regions around the world. Besides the regular briefing sections of regional news and upcoming events, the Newsletter will be open to anyone, public and private, to contribute with ideas, comments and suggestions. The Newsletter will be issued on a regular basis and will highlight the current activities...

  • Mr Carlos FEOLI

    We are deeply saddened to inform ISA members of the passing of Mr Carlos FEOLI, ASAGIR CEO and member of the ISA Board and former President of ISA, on September 28th, 2018, after a very short disease. Mr. Feoli was a very well-known member of our community and his contribution as a longtime member, president of the ISA board and key organizer of the Sunflower Conference In Mar del Plata, will remain forever remembered. You can check this article about Carlos on ASAGIR web page:...