Horticulture Innovation Lab Event on Postharvest in Horticulture, Washington, D.C., July 24

Posted by | 07.16.2014

Postharvest in Horticulture:
Reducing losses and improving quality to capture high-value crops

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, July 24

Where: University of California Washington Center
(1608 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.)

Please join the Horticulture Innovation Lab for a briefing on improving postharvest practices for horticultural crops, July 24 in Washington, D.C.

Engage with experts on the topics of new technologies, challenges and opportunities in improving practices, scaling methods, and an overview of USAID’s and the Horticulture Innovation Lab’s efforts to reduce postharvest losses and improve food safety in developing countries.

The event will share findings and lessons learned from the Horticulture Innovation Lab’s first five years of work. As the program prepares to move forward, this event is a chance to share your expertise with the program, provide critiques, and ask questions that can shape the program’s future research in postharvest practices.

Please click here to register for the event.