Report of the 4th Board of Trustees Meeting 2011

Date: 26 – 28 July 2011 Venue: Bandung, West Java, Indonesia Report of the 4th Board of Trustees Meeting 2011 – Download   Presentations   Fruit Tree Production in Sudan – Dr. Elshiekh Badreldeen, Director General of Department of Horticulture, Khartoum, Sudan. Download Present Status of Fruit Industry in Vietnam – Dr. Trinh KhacQuang, Director, […]

5th International Symposium on Tropical and Subtropical Fruits to be held in China on June 2012

  TFNet invites you to join the 5th International Symposium on Tropical and Subtropical Fruits to be held in Hua Tai Hotel, Guangzhou, China on 18-20 June 2012, jointly organized by the  Fruit Tree Research Institute, Guandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), International Society for Horticultural Sciences, Hunan Agricultural University, and […]

Foodnews Juice Asia 2012

  The 6th Annual Foodnews Juice Asia will be held on 24 – 26 May 2012 in Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore. It will meticulously examine the latest issues affecting both the supply and demand of juice in Asia by providing you with industry’s leading experts for each subject. Now in its sixth year, this event is […]

Santol: A closer look at the ‘underdog’ of fruits

Known for its rich, sweet, tart, and creamy taste, santol is commonly consumed in the Philippines and Thailand. It is mostly eaten fresh – one has to suck on the thick flesh covering the seed to get the flavor. However, the fruit’s real potential lies in processing of its thick pulp to export-quality candy, jam, […]

Member Profile: Crops for the Future

  Crops for the Future is an organization dedicated to the support, collection, synthesis, and promotion of neglected and underutilized plant species for the benefit of the poor and the environment. It evolved from the International Centre for Underutilised Crops and the Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species.   Hunger and malnutrition are still prevalent […]