19th International Conference for Renewable Resources and Plant Biotechnology NAROSSA 2014

Poznan, 17/6/14


Session dedicated to FIBRA project

Chaired by Prof. Melvyn Askew


Breeding of fibre crops for biobased application

Dr. Luisa Trindade,                        

Wagenigen University, Plant Breeding, The Netherlands


Flax fibers biotechnology

Dr. Marta Preisner & Prof. Jan Szopa,

University of Wroclaw, Poland


Variation of fiber flax parameters in the initial variety trials

Dr. Zofjia Jankauskiene,

Lithuanian Research Centre for Agricultural and Forestry, Lithuania


Hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) as a source of cellulose for paper production

Dr. Andrzej  Wojtaszewski,                  

Institute of Bast Fiber Crops and Medicinal Plants, Poland


Market analysis of bast fiber crops in EU and China

Dr. Jan van Dam,                                      

University of Wagenigen UR, Food and Biobased Research, The Netherlands


Environmental and socio-economic impact assessment of the production of giant reed (Arundo donax L.) when irrigated with Zn/Cu rich wastewaters

Dr. Ana Luisa Fernando, Dr. Jorge Costa,

New University of Lisboa, Faculty of Science and Technology, Portugal


Final remarks