Tehran, May 18, IRNA-The three-day Fourth International Pistachio and Almond Symposium will begin in Tehran on May 23, it was announced here on Wednesday.
The conference is held under the supervision of the International Society of Horticultural Science once every four years.
The three earlier symposiums were held in Turkey (1994), the US (1998) and Spain (2001).
The main objective of the symposium is to provide specialists of pistachio and almond from across the world the opportunity to exchange views on the latest research conducted on the two products.
Seventy nine summarized articles have been received by the secretariat of the conference from foreign experts, whose high level promise a highly qualified international symposium.
Besides, 240 summaries of domestic treatises have already been submitted to the secretariat of the conference.
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