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ODEADOM visit to eRcane

On Thursday 20 May 2010, eRcane welcomed the members of the board of ODEADOM (French overseas departments’ agricultural economy development office).

While in Reunion Island to hold their board meeting, they made several field visits including one to eRcane’s station in La Bretagne.

Following a presentation of eRcane's different activities, the delegation visited the hybridization glasshouse. The participants were able see the technicians hard at work on crossings as the sugarcane is in flower at this time of year. They concluded their visit by a meeting with the researchers in the Sugar Processing and Industrial Innovations Department in the Emile Hugot laboratory.