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08.12.2016 | Press Release: #PlantDay Join the International Fascination of Plants Day on and around 18th May 2017



11.09.2015 | #fopd eip-agri magazine


Ukraine Press Release 'Fascination of Plants Day 2015'

Official patronage from the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Official patronage for the Fascination of Plants Day by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research, Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka

Press Release The Czech Academy of Sciences


Press Release Russia April 2015


National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine March 2015

We are preparing large and extended programme of all-Ukraine events, since this year the Fascination of Plants Day coincides with our National Days of Science launched under the umbrella of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine

Press Release Romania March 2015

Press information 2014, Dec 05


Press information 2014, Dec 05 "Hungarian"


Press Press information 2014, Dec 05 "Lithuanian"


Press Release May 13


13.05.2013 | Facts and Figures by 8am

250,000 plant species
74,347 unique visitors online
28,000 plant researchers and staff belong to EPSO membership
2,900 personal EPSO members
992 followers on Twitter
847 events announced for FoPD
618 institutions signed up for FoP Day
226 research institutes and universities represented by EPSO
54 countries signed up for FoPD: Algeria, Angola, ARG, AUS, AT, BE, BRA, Cameroon, CAN, Chile, CHI, Croatia, CY, CZ, DK, EE, FI, FR, DE, GR, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, HU, IND, IE, IL, IT, JAP, Lebanon, LT, Mozambique, NL, Nepal, NZ, NIG, NO, Paraguay, Philippines, PL, PT, RUS, Serbia, SK, SV, S-Korea, ES, SE, CH, Tanzania, TR, UK, UKR, Uruguay, USA, Zambia
184 Events announced in Poland for the FoPD – top in Europe
28 European, 11 African, 10 Australo-asian and 5 American countries join FoP Day
26 Australian institutions will organize events on FoPD – most active in Australo-asia
23 Institutions announced joining the FoPD in Chile – best in America
4 Events from Uruguay for the FoPD – top in Africa
3 National patronages: Czech Minister for Agriculture Petr Bendl, Norwegian Minister for Agriculture and Food Trygve Slagsvold Vedum, and Slovakian Minsitry of Agriculture and Rural Development



25.04.2013 | Interview K Metzlaff on Fascination of Plants Day 2013 – goals and invitation for everybody to join in

Karin Metzlaff, European Plant Science Organisation, invites everybody to join the 2nd International ‘Fascination of Plants Day’. Karin explains why this day was created, how this evolved across the globe and looks forward to your events this year. To get involved, please contact your national coordinator you can find on the country pages. Interview in German


Chile press release April 2013 (English)


16 Nov 2012 | Fascination of Plants Day 2013 launch press information


16 Nov 2012 | Fascination of Plants Day 2012 Comunicato stampa


16 Nov 2012 | Fascination of Plants Day 2013 launch press information
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