Academic Activity
   
Academic Activity
The 4th Training of National Magnesium Network in 2017
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      The National Magnesium Network(NMN) held their4thtrainingevent in Kunming city from 6-12 August 2017. Prof. Ismail Cakmak from SabanciUniversity, Turkey,shared his wonderful lectures on microelements, focusing on: 1) plant micronutrient requirements; 2) physiological functions and practical aspects of plant nutrition;3) xylem and phloem transport of nutrients and the diagnosis of nutritional disorders; and 4) the role of crop nutrition in food and nutrition security and environmental sustainability.

       During the 6-day event graduate studentsof the NMN gaineda better understanding of the functions of micronutrients, especially Mg, in crops.