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Join ISHS and become a part of the world-wide network!

Founded in April 1959 as a global network of horticulturists and horticultural scientists seeking international co-operation, today the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), is a truly global network comprising over 60,000 individuals, universities, governments, institutions, libraries and commercial companies. ISHS has become the largest and most important framework for horticultural science. ISHS membership, offering a unique mix of divisions & commissions, working groups, symposia, publications, mailing lists, online services, ... allows you to develop information networks with colleagues who have similar interests and concerns. Discover job opportunities fast, learn of new techniques and breakthroughs first, and increase your access to scientists who may have solutions to the questions you need to answer today. The ISHS provides its members with a platform allowing them to share knowledge on an international scale.

ISHS Divisions/Commissions involved in the organization of EHC 2024

  • Division Temperate Tree Fruits
  • Division Plant Genetic Resources and Biotechnology
  • Division Temperate Tree Nuts
  • Division Vine and Berry Fruits
  • Division Ornamental Plants
  • Division Vegetables, Roots and Tubers
  • Division Horticulture for Human Health
  • Division Postharvest and Quality Assurance
  • Division Precision Horticulture and Engineering
  • Division Landscape and Urban Horticulture
  • Division Physiology and Plant-Environment Interactions of Horticultural Crops in Field Systems
  • Division Protected Cultivation and Soilless Culture
  • Division Tropical and Subtropical Fruit and Nuts
  • Division Horticulture for Development
  • Commission Agroecology and Organic Farming Systems
  • Commission Banana
  • Commission Cultivar Registration

Membership Benefits:

  • A number of free full text article downloads from selected third party publications at Titles include: The Horticulture Journal, Fruits, Journal of the American Pomological Society, Journal of the International Society for Mushroom Science, etc…
  • 50% discount when purchasing Acta Horticulturae and/or PubHort full text article downloads
  • Discounted ‘ISHS member’ registration fee when registering for an ISHS Symposium (Membership is to be in good standing prior to registration - ISHS Membership number required during registration process)
  • Participation in ISHS Working Groups, Divisions and Commissions and networking with fellow researchers
  • Entitlement to a vote in ISHS Divisions, Commissions, Working Groups and at the ISHS General Assembly

To apply for ISHS membership simply fill out the online form and activate your membership in real time!