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Enjoy reading and send us your articles early March for the spring 2022 Newsletter.

The table of content


  • Research Cornucopia

EPSO activities

  • EPSO Plant Science Seminar moves into a second season
  • The Outreach Working Group welcomes your public relations experts
  • Plant Health, a new EPSO Working Group is starting
  • Future Proofed Crops, a new EPSO Working Group plans its first meeting Feb’22
  • Re-thinking the agro-food chains to address the nutritional security goal in Europe
  •  Successful Plant Biology 2021 Congress
  • SusCrop: 9 projects selected within the four ERA-NETs call
  • Prepare interactive events for the Fascination of Plants Day 2022!

Members’ news

  •  Welcome to the University of Bordeaux as new member
  • Welcome to the University of Essex as new member
  • Welcome to the University Politechnica della Marche as new member
  • CHIC– MyCHICFarm, an augmented reality (AR) game
  • InnCoCells: Developing safe and sustainable plant-derived cosmetic ingredients with scientifically proven effects
  • THE 16TH ISBR Symposium – ISBR2022
  • FutureProteins: Coupled agricultural systems for a resilient and sustainable production of high-quality food proteins
  • OrbiPlant® and OrbiLoop®: Vertical indoor farming made by Fraunhofer IME
  • CropBooster-P’s Citizen Jury in favor of New Breeding Technologies
  • COVID-19: New plant produced antibody variants open up promising therapeutic approach

National, European and global funding

  • National Research Funding Opportunities
  • Horizon Europe briefing updated by EPSO

Career opportunities and (postponed) meetings

About EPSO

Contacts: Alexandra Barnoux & Karin Metzlaff, EPSO