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Proceedings of the International Conference on Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation in Stored Products
About CAF Conferences
The first Conference was an international symposium on controlled atmosphere grain storage, held in Rome, Italy in 1980, and the second one, which included fumigation, was held in Perth, Western Australia in 1983. This second symposium was given the title “International Symposium on Controlled Atmospheres and Fumigation” (CAF). During this symposium, members of the steering committee formed a Permanent International Committee on Controlled Atmospheres and Fumigation. This was followed by Conferences in Singapore (1989), Winnipeg, Canada (1992), Nicosia, Cyprus (1996), Fresno, USA (2000), Gold Coast, Australia (2004), Chengdu, China (2008), Antalya, Turkey (2012), New Delhi, India (2016) and Winnipeg, Canada (2021) (on-line).
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Shlomo Navarro, Israel Chairman
Jonathan Banks, Australia Honorary Chair
Digvir Jayas, Canada Secretary
Ricardo Bartosik, Argentina
Karuppiah Alagusundaram, India
Barry Bridgeman, Australia
Mevlut Emekci, Turkey
Tom Phillips, U.S.A.
Ren Yonglin, Australia
William Jonfia-Essien, Ghana
Pushpaksen Asher, India
Yann Ciesla, France
Spencer Walse, U.S.A.
Ron Noyes, U.S.A.
Jordi Riudavets, Spain
Guo Daolin, P R China
Permanent Committee Emeritus
Patrick Ducom, France (Emeritus)
Christoph Reichmuth, Germany (Emeritus)
Late Chris Bell, United Kingdom
Late Jim Leesch, U.S.A.