Global Expert in Crop Modelling for UWI Summer Programme

Professor Gerrit Hoogen-boom, pre-eminent scholar from the Institute for Sustainable Food Systems, University of Florida, and Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, will be a special lecturer in an advanced crop modeling training which takes place July 23-27 at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona.

Professor Hoogenboom will be in the island as part of UWI’s efforts to support the agricultural sector in the Caribbean to adapt to climate change.