Jojoba workshop on farming operations and industry trends to take place in Jaipur

The Global Jojoba World 2014, an International Workshop on Jojoba Agronomy Horticultural and oil Production, under the patronage of the BBA, will take place in Jaipur, India on July 25 & 26, 2014.

Science and Horticulture for People, the theme of the workshop, emphasizes scientific components of successful Jojoba farming and how it relates to scientists, producers, consumers and society at large.

2 days scientific international workshop on jojoba

  • Trends and Characteristics of Current, New, and Future Jojoba Cultivars around the World
  • Gremplasm, Genomic, Genetic Improvement & Propagation
  • Biology & Physiology: Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology
  • Orchard Design & Management
  • Jojoba and Oil technology & Quality
  • Economy, Marketing & Personal care/ Health-promoting Properties

The jojoba oil industry is enjoying stronger-than-ever demand as consumption in cosmetics and personal care applications continues to rise. While primarily used as an emollient-moisturizer, research and development for new applications, even in other industries such as in pharmaceuticals and nutrition, continues to expand as consumer awareness of jojoba’s benefits become more apparent.

The jojoba oil market continues to grow as more researchers discover the difference between jojoba’s unique array of long-chain monounsaturated esters and all other seed oil triacylglycerols. Researchers worldwide are discovering higher-value uses of jojoba, particularly in the pharmaceutical field.

A compound called simmondsin from jojoba meal is also currently being studied as an appetite suppressant for pet and human nutrition. Further trials are being conducted before it can be approved as a pharmaceutical or diet aid. In cosmetics and personal care, new jojoba products continue to sprout, driving jojoba oil consumption to its highest level.

The cosmetics industry continues to consume the majority of all jojoba oil produced worldwide. The development of the jojoba market is very positive as jojoba oil became a recognized raw material mainly in the cosmetics industry. “Global consumption is increasing year over year, Alongside the US, major jojoba oil importers include Germany, followed by Japan, and China increased its jojoba imports significantly. Global consumption in the industry is said to have increased to over million metric tons per year.

Jojoba has attracted the attention of scientists across the globe for health management due to its high personal traits. Thus, it is emerging as future crop considering its wider adaptability and tolerance to many abioditic stresses. Accordingly it becomes essential to take stock of knowledge and develop a road map to harness its potential for the benefit of mankind.

This Global Jojoba World assumes much greater significance to understand the crop and devise a means to harness its potentiality. Global Jojoba World – 2014 will have the unfolding of the latest status of Jojoba farming to lucrative market of personal care/pharma and to develop new business avenues and also to strengthen the existing ones.

Jojoba World 2014 will be a comprehensive brainstorming event for those would study the most updated Jojoba culture and cultivation, quality control of the Jojoba oil; the 2 day international workshop provides productive knowledge to those who would like to enter into lucrative business and develop the Jojoba farms, Jojoba World 2014 will provide precious opportunity to communicate the potential of the desert oil crop from Science to store

This, the 2 day Jojoba International Workshop is only plate farm for Jojoba stakeholders to keep themselves updated with the new scientific advances, in terms of genetics, agronomics and industrial processes in Jojoba

To create, build and succeed in the growing world of Jojoba one need complete and comprehensive knowledge of Plant Science, Plant Technology and Plant Economics and just registering yourself for Global Jojoba world 2014 on July 25-26 at Jaipur, India, you can ensure the same as this is the only platform to understand & learn, to plan and execute, the best expertise to discuss and analyze the present and future dynamics of jojoba.

As seats are limited, register now. One can contact Coordinator Programme on M +91 9829423333 or mail to sign up for the event early and secure your place without delay.

Coordinator (Programme), Centre for Jatropha Promotion & Biodiesel


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Asia Plantation Capital
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