On behalf of the Rubus and Ribes Working Group and the Vine and Berry Fruits Section of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), we invite you to attend the XIth International Rubus and Ribes Symposium in Asheville NC, June 21- June 24, 2015 .  The theme for this symposium is Healthful Harvests, Global Reach, Local Roots.

The conference will consist of a three-day scientific program at the Renaissance Asheville Hotel. We welcome presentations on all aspects of Rubus and Ribes production, including research in the areas of genetics and germplasm, physiology, production systems, plant and soil nutrition, irrigation pests and diseases, marketing, post harvest handling, fruit quality, and health benefits. This event will be open to those involved in all aspects of Rubus and Ribes research, teaching, extension, business, and public services and to promote international co-operation between colleagues all over the world. Please note that the conference will be conducted in English. Mark your calendars and plan to join us.

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Pre-Meeting Symposium Tour
Thursday, June 18 – Sunday, June 21, 2015
Embassy Suites Charlotte
4800 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28217
USA
XIth International Rubus and Ribes Symposium
Sunday, June 21 – Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Renaissance Asheville
31 Woodfin S.
Asheville, NC 28801
USA

NC State Horticulture NC State University Plants for Human Health Institute International Society for Horticultural Science