Dr Giovanni Scalici

Dr Giovanni Scalici

Seed Production Technician

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Responsibilities

Planning and organising the land allocation, preparation and management for Miscanthus field trials including the weed control, irrigation and fertilisation; plant propagation and establishment of field trials and crossing blocks in Catania; implementing field crossing of selected plant materials in order to upscale and maximize seed production; management of parental material to ensure synchronicity of flowering, checking for the presence of seed and selecting the optimal time for harvesting panicles.