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To facilitate research, education and information exchange on the sustainable production of sufficient quality and quantity of crop products to meet the food and industrial feedstock needs of humankind.

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To accomplish the mission the International Crop Science Society will:



  1. Foster communication among crop scientists by:
    • Producing and maintaining a home page on the world wide web
    • Initiating other mechanisms of communication among crop scientists that are deemed desirable, timely and appropriate
    • Facilitating International Crop Science Congresses and such other regional or thematic conferences as are deemed appropriate and timely to promote the communication of research findings and to forge linkages and networks among crop scientists
  2. Serve as a liaison body among national and regional crop science societies
  3. Construct a database of names and communication addresses for professional societies associated with crop science and of crop scientists of the world
  4. Provide focused professional services for members