About Asparagus

The Working Group Asparagus is a gathering of researchers who share a common interest in asparagus scientific research. This research includes, but is not limited to, the following: asparagus taxonomy, genetic analysis of cultivated asparagus and other closely related species, breeding and new cultivar development, physiology, cultural practices, environmental control, water management, soil and soilless media, fertility management, pests and diseases and their control and management, harvest and postharvest management, processing and packaging, nutrition, customer experience, markets and marketing.

To join this Working Group sign in to your ISHS user account, navigate to "Workgroups and mailing lists" and tick the box "Member" next to "Workgroup Asparagus" before confirming the update with the button in the bottom of the page.

Prof. Dr. Andres V. Casas Diaz
Dept. of Horticulture
Univ. Nac. Agraria - La Molina
Apdo. 12-056
Lima 12