International Grafting Programs

International Field Trips to Vegetable Grafting Nurseries

The USDA-SCRI Vegetable Grafting Technology Working Group offered two opportunities for U.S. propagators to visit selected nurseries worldwide in an effort to learn more about commercial vegetable grafting operations. The first trip took place on August 16-23, 2015 and explored facilities in Taiwan and Japan. The second trip visited Israel and Italy in early 2016. For more information on these opportunities, click here.

Technical Workshop on Vegetable Grafting

A vegetable grafting workshop was held in conjunction with the V ISHS International Symposium on Cucurbits on June 22-26, 2015 in Cartagena (Spain). The program was provided by Rootpower. Click here for more information.

First Training School on Vegetable Grafting

A 4 day training program was held at the Universita degli Studi di Catania in Catania, Italy on September 23-26, 2014. For more information, click here.

International Horticultural Congress 2014

A RootPower vegetable grafting workshop will be held as part of this event. The congress was held August 17-22, 2014. For more information, click here.

1st ISHS International Symposium on Vegetable Grafting

Was held on March 17-21, 2014 at the International Academic Exchange Center of Huazhong Agricultural University in Wuhan, China. The program aimed to continue fostering collaboration among grafting researchers and industry professionals worldwide.

Vegetable Grafting to Improve Yield and Fruit Quality under Biotic and Abiotic Stress Conditions.

Sponsored by the EU Framework Programme and European Science Foundation, Cost Action No. FA1204 Management Committee Meeting was held on November 12, 2013 in Murcia, Spain. For more information, visit the Cost website.