The Ministry of Food Production of Trinidad and Tobago and The University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus will be hosting the Third International Conference on Postharvest and Quality Management of Horticultural Products of Interest In The Tropics, under the auspices of the International Society for Horticultural Science and the Commission of Quality and Postharvest Horticulture, at the Hyatt Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad from July 1-5, 2013. This conference is jointly organized with the Caribbean Food Crops Society and the Caribbean Agro- Economic Society.


An interesting and informative programme focussing on the very latest techniques and innovations in postharvest technology in fresh produce and quality management of value-added products throughout the entire cold chain will be discussed by a cadre of prominent scientists, policy makers and industrial experts. There will be oral and poster presentations as well as a technical tour.  


Please submit your abstracts online by using the registration form. Abstracts can also be submitted directly to the Convener (majeed.mohammed@sta.uwi.edu; mohd2332@hotmail.com).



The official language of the conference is English.