Joint Meeting of NOA, NARC and IARS


Join us for a joint meeting of the National Onion Association (NOA), National Allium Research Conference (NARC), and International Allium Research Symposium (IARS)

July 24-27, 2019 

Madison, Wisconsin 

Visit for information on registration, meeting venue, tentative schedule, and field trips.

Call for abstracts closes March 15, 2016; abstracts submitted after this date will be considered for posters only!

Presentations will encompass International Marketing, Food Safety, Gene Editing and Genome Sequencing.  There will also be formal sessions covering Breeding and Genomics, Abiotic/Biotic Stresses, Production, Genetic Resources, and other topics.  A special session will be held recognizing the seminal work of Dr. Jim Brewster, who passed away in 2015. 

Confirmed speakers include: Drs. Eric Block (State University of New York, USA), Masayoshi Shigyo (Yamaguchi University, Japan), Ludmila Khrustaleva (Timiryazev Agricultural Academy, Russia), Claudio Galmarini (INTA and Cuyo University, Argentina), and others.  


We hope you will join us for this unique opportunity for the international research community to interact with North American growers and production specialists involved with all aspects of the Allium industries!