4th International conference Organic Rice Farming and Production Systems

4th International Conference Organic Rice Farming and Production Systems

Sendai – Japan

September 4th – 7th, 2023

The conference aims to stimulate and foster exchanges between scientists, rice growers and other stakeholders in the organic rice production and commercialization chain. These exchanges, focused on organic rice production in different regions throughout the world, will be organized to 1) collect and assess practical knowledge and functions of current organic rice production systems, 2) discover applied innovations and identify obstacles that hinder further development of the systems, 3) analyze the impact of different types of organic rice production on food quality, health, and the environment, 4) strengthen the international innovation network on sustainable rice production, and 5) explore the issues, levels, and consequences of a scale shift toward the mainstreaming of organic agriculture throughout the agri-food chain.

Contact Person:
Keiichi Ishii
Tohoku University
Graduate school of Agricultural Science
468-1 Aramaki Aza Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, 980-8572, Japan
TEL. +81-22-757-4208
 E-mail keiichi.ishii.c1@tohoku.ac.jp