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Organizations relating to Plants

International Society for Oil Palm Breeders / Kajang, Malaysia / Est. 1983
Organization for Flora Neotropica / Bronx NY, USA / Est. 1964
Southern African Society for Plant Pathology / Pietermaritzburg, South Africa / Est. 1962
Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants / Düsseldorf, Germany / Est. 2002
Plant With Purpose / San Diego CA, USA / Est. 1984
International Fruit and Vegetable Juice Association / Paris, France / Est. 1949
Caribbean Herbal Business Association / Port of Spain, Trinidad-Tobago
International Rhododendron Conference
Aquatic Gardeners Association / Denton TX, USA
Inter-African Coffee Organization / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire / Est. 1960
North American Plant Protection Organization / Raleigh NC, USA / Est. 1976
Weed Science Society of America / Westminster CO, USA / Est. 1956
World Alliance of Gourmet Robustas / New York NY, USA / Est. 2002
International Weed Science Society / Seoul, Korea Rep / Est. 1975
Plant Research International / Wageningen, Netherlands
International Tropical Fruits Network / Serdang, Malaysia / Est. 2001
European Foundation for Plant Pathology / Wageningen, Netherlands / Est. 1990
International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2005 / Est. 2005
European Weed Research Society / Doorwerth, Netherlands / Est. 1959
Regional Cooperative Program for the Technological Development and Modernization of Coffee Cultivation in Central America, Panama, Dominican Rep and Jamaica / Guatemala, Guatemala
European Herbal and Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association / Norwich, UK / Est. 1993
Species 2000 / Leiden, Netherlands / Est. 1996
USAID/SADC/IITA/CIP Southern Africa Root Crops Research Network / Nampula, Mozambique / Est. 1993
International Council for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants / Eskisehir, Turkey / Est. 1993
West Indies Sugarcane Breeding and Evaluation Network / St George, Barbados

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World Problems relating to Plants

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Decreasing diversity of biological species
Threatened species of Plantae
Angel dust
Health hazards of air pollution for plants
Fungal plant diseases
Declining breeds of cultivated plants
Crop vulnerability
Monopolization of agricultural genetic resources
Inadequate plant quarantine
Indiscriminate destruction of weeds
Threatened species of living organisms
Ignorance of traditional herbal remedies
Irresponsible genetic manipulation
Vulnerability of crops to weather
Downy mildews in plants
Broomrapes
Powdery mildews in plants
Black mildew in plants
Mistletoe in trees
Rots in plants
Slime moulds in plants
Phylloxera as pests
Threatened marine or estuarine habitats with rooted vascular beds
Threatened animal and plant life due to radioactive contamination
Cruelty to plants

Action Strategies relating to Plants

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Developing agricultural biotechnology
Expanding research on plant genetic resources
Monitoring vegetation cover
Providing early warning system for endangered plant resource
Campaigning to save forests
Documenting plant gene resources
Protecting medicinal plants
Studying medicinal plants
Making effective use of medicinal plants
Conserving plant genetic resources

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