The International Society for Silicon
in Agriculture and Related Disciplines
Dr. Lawrence Datnoff on the history of the ICSA origination.
The 7th ICSA was held in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India emphasized “Silicon solution to sustainable agriculture”. To learn more about this recent conference, go to:
The 6th ICSA was held in Stockholm, Sweden. Topics spanned from the Chemistry of Si fertilizers via Si influence on soil and plants to the influence of Si on crop nutrition for human and animals.
A need to globally share knowledge of silicon's benefits in agriculture started it all. Click conference below.
The ISSAG was established during the "6th International Conference on Silicon in Agriculture" (ICSA) held in Stockholm Sweden in 2014 by some of the world's top silicon scientist, professionals and peers. It is stated in ISSAG's mission statement "to advance, disseminate and promote the knowledge and use of silicon, based on its benefits to plants, soils, and the environment..." Therefore, these triennial "International Conferences on Silicon in Agriculture" are of great importance and an integral part of ISSAG and the basis for its establishment. This site is the online resource for past, present and future International Conferences on Silicon in Agriculture.