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Welcome to the latest Fascination of Plants Day news and events!

Events will be held worldwide on and around the international Fascination of Plants Day on 18th May 2019. There are a great many events due to take place across the globe. We are keen to spread the word about FoPD events in each country so that everyone can join us in sharing in and spreading the fascination of plants. Please send us news of your upcoming FoPD events to publish here or in our newsletter and on our social media channels.

Creative Showcase of the FoPD

Jun 05, 2021 -

Kelmė district Šedbarai Primary School-Multifunctional Center organized a virtual photo exhibition of preschool children, their parents (guardians) and teachers “Fascination of Plants Day” to commemorate the International Day of Plant Admiration. The exhibition was held from April 14 to May 14. We received 684 photos or photo collages, with plants blooming in our environment, from […]

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Fascination of Plant Day Celebrated as “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” at NABI

Jun 05, 2021 -

Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav open day event” along with “the International Day for Biological Diversity” and “Fascination of Plant Day-2021 (FoPD)” was organised at National Agri Food Biotechnology institute (NABI) under the umbrella of Science Setu and European Plant Science Organization on 25th May 2021. Dr. Ashwani Pareek, Executive Director, NABI, while inaugurating the open […]

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Doctoral Studies at LAMMC: Experience and Prospects

Jun 05, 2021 -

May 18 At the virtual event “Doctoral studies at LAMMC: experience and prospects”, three doctoral students shared their experiences while studying for a doctorate. LAMMC director dr. Gintaras Brazauskas congratulated all the participants and was glad that the “Fascination of Plants Day” is celebrated every year at the initiative of the EPSO. This year, at […]

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Fascinating Plant Science

May 25, 2021 -

The John Innes centre is an international centre of excellence in plant and microbial science. These short films explore our key work in plant growth, development and health. Date : From -18 May-ongoing Time: From -0600 , https://www.jic.ac.uk/event/fascination-of-plants-day-2021/ Contact: James Piercy Communications and Engagement Officer [email protected]

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Plant Power 2021

May 25, 2021 -

Explore our exciting new trail in the Dundee Botanic Garden to discover the wonderful world of plants and to celebrate Fascination of Plants Day Type of event: an interactive trail in the Dundee Botanic Garden plus a virtual trail (online) Date : Saturday 15 to Sunday 23 May, 2021 Time: 10:00 – 17:00 (last entry […]

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A Virtual Tour of the BIFoR FACE Facility

May 25, 2021 -

Do you want to go to the woods today? You’ll be in for a big surprise! The Birmingham Institute of Forest Research (BIFoR) is a Free Air Carbon dioxide Enrichment facility (FACE) in the heart of Staffordshire. Here, we are conducting a forest-scale experiment to investigate the effects of rising levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) […]

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