International scientific organization

ISHS - International Society for Horticultural Science

ISHS promotes international cooperation in the study of scientific and technological issues related to the fruit and vegetable sector. In view of these ends, it organizes the "International Horticultural Congresses" (which are held at least every five years), it creates Sections (by groups of plants), Committees (involved in the various scientific and technical aspects of horticulture) and Working Groups. ISHS was founded on April 27th, 1959 in Paris.

ISHS structure includes: a General Assembly, which groups together all its members; an Advisory council; a Board; an Executive Committee, Sections, Committees, Working Groups and a Secretariat.

The European Journal of Horticultural Science (EJHS) is published by ISHS in collaboration with the German Society of Horticultural Science (DGG) and it is available both in paper and online version.

Info

ISHS Secretariat
PO Box 500 - 3001 Leuven 1 - Belgium
Web site: http://www.ishs.org/

Delegate

dott.ssa FEDERICA ROSSI

CNR
Istituto di Biometeorologia
Via Piero Gobetti, 101 - 40129 Bologna
Phone number: 051 6399014
Email: f.rossi@ibimet.cnr.it

Substitute delegate

dott. MAURIZIO LAMBARDI

CNR
Istituto per la valorizzazione del legno e delle specie arboree
via Madonna del Piano, 10 - 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (FI)
Phone number: 055 5225685
Email: lambardi@ivalsa.cnr.it

Reports ISHS

Last update: 19/09/2019