The International Conference TRADITIONAL AND NOVEL TASKS FOR PLANT BREEDING dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Plant Breeding in Lithuania was held on 8–9 June in Lithuania. Programme
Almost 150 participants from Latvia, Estonia, Norway, Sweden and Lithuania had taken part in this event.
On the first day an introductory session on the Plant Breeding in Lithuania took place. During the second day, scientific presentations were given followed up by posters, discussion, and the visit to the experimental fields.