FuSE Educational Unit in Raleigh, North Carolina October 22-24, 2013
The program will include a tour of Cotton Inc's Textile Research facilities demonstrating stops along the cotton value chain, as well as a visit to the North Carolina Biotech Center (NCBC). That experience will be followed by a tour of Syngenta Biotechnology Inc. including a look at their Advanced Crop Lab housing research projects on crops such as corn, soybeans, sugar cane, cereals, vegetables and sunflowers.
Tuesday, October 22: Evening Reception hosted by Syngenta
Wednesday, October 23: Cotton Inc. and NCBC Tour - all day
Thursday, October 24: Syngenta Biotechnology Inc. Tour
Students and ASTA members are offered a registration discount. A block of hotel rooms have been reserved for participants at the Cambria Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport for October 22nd and 23rd at $86 per night, under ASTA FuSE. To reserve your room, please call 919-361-3311. Registration and hotel booking deadline is September 22nd.