COURSE IN ITALIAN. This course has been designed to provide a comprehensive overview of HLVd (Hop Latent Viroid).
We will provide useful knowledge on how to manage the presence of infected material, how to prevent the spread of the viroid, and finally, we will give an overview of specific analysis methods for HLVd.
Participants will be able to acquire in-depth knowledge about these pathogens and their interactions with the cannabis plant, as well as apply this knowledge to improve the quality and productivity of their cultivation. The course also includes the participation of professionals who have had direct experience with HLVd.
This course is aimed at all professionals in the industry who wish to expand their knowledge, work safely, and maximize the results of propagation (cuts) or harvesting.
Hosted. by: Dr. Alessandro Conca, agri-food biotechnologist specialized in cannabis and founder of Biotech and Food. Currently he collaborates with C.R.E.A. for the analysis of HLVd.
WHEN: Friday 29th September at 3.30pm (CET)
After registration, you will be provided with a code to join the event. Please note that this edition will be in Italian, but there will be another edition in English soon. Contact us for more information.
What Will You Learn?
- What viruses are
- How they infect plants
- The most common cannabis viruses-viroids
- Excursus on methods of analysis
- disease management
- Eradication of the viroid
- Insight into Hlvd: symptoms, methods of infection...
- Specific analysis methods for Hlvd
- What to do in the presence of infected material
- How to prevent infection
- Direct experiences
- Laboratory solutions
- Questions and answers