Production and Utilization of Forage Crops in Marginal Environments

Production and Utilization of Forage Crops in Marginal Environments
Venue: 
International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), Dubai, UAE
Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 - Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Description: 
The three-day training workshop will have theoretical and practical sessions and will cover the following subjects:
  • Integrated approaches to crop production under marginal conditions
  • Non-conventional forage crops: resources, production and propagation
  • Major crop and forage production systems in the UAE
  • Rehabilitation strategies for salt-affected farms in the UAE
  • Sustainable production, management and utilization of non-conventional forage crops
  • Irrigation management for water productivity in field and forage crops
  • Hands-on training on salt-tolerant crops propagation
Trainers: 
Dr. Shoaib Ismail, Dr. Abdullah Dakheel, Dr. N.K. Rao, Dr. Makram Belhaj Fraj, Dr. Ian McCann, and Eng. Abdul Qader Abdul Rahman
Training Coordinator: 
Ghazi Al Jabri
Organizers: 
International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA)