In honor of the centenary of the discovery of boron's essentiality as a micronutrient, Boron2023 will be a two-day conference including academic boron topics such as:
  • Deficiency and toxicity
  • Fertlizers and management
  • Uptake and transport
The primary organizers are:
  • Dr. Monika Wimmer, University of Hohenheim
  • Prof. Gerd Patrick Bienert, Technical University of Munich (TUM)
  • Prof. Ismail Cakmak, Sabanci University
U.S. Borax is proud to be a diamond sponsor of this event. Learn more about Katherine Warington and her groundbreaking boron research a century ago.

Event Experts

Our agriculture experts will be available to answer your borate fertilizer questions.


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September 22, 2023 - September 23, 2023

University of Hohenheim
Hohenheim Castle
70593 Stuttgart

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 650 customers with more than 1,800 delivery locations globally. We supply around 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles. Learn more about Rio Tinto.

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