The Japan-Korea Joint Symposium on Nematology 2014 was held in Tsukuba, Ibaraki, on September 18-20, 2014. The organizer was Dr. T. Mizukubo of the NARO Agricultural Research Center.
The 23rd annual meeting was held in Nagoya, Aichi, on September 2-4, 2015. The organizer was Dr. K. Hasegawa of Chubu University.
The 24th annual meeting will be held in Koganei, Tokyo, on September 14-16, 2016. The organizer and contact person is Dr. K. Toyota (kokit(at)cc.tuat.ac.jp) of Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology.
Nematological Research (formerly, Japanese Journal of Nematology) is the official refereed journal of the JNS (ISSN: 0919-6765). It is published biannually. It was first published in 1972, and the current volume number is 46.
Editor-in-Chief: Dr. M. Araki, National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, 3-1-3, Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8604, Japan. E-mail: arachis(at)affrc.go.jp
Newsletter Editor: Dr. Y. Takeuchi, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kitashirakawa Oiwake-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan. E-mail: yuuko(at)kais.kyoto-u.ac.jp
The annual membership fee, including the journal and newsletter subscriptions, is ¥4,000 for regular members and ¥2,000 for student members in Japan, and $35.00 for overseas addresses. Cheques or postal money orders should be made payable to the Japanese Nematological Society. The application form is available through http://senchug.org/e/index-e.html
Contact: Dr. Y. Tateishi, Secretary General of the JNS, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO) Agricultural Research Center, 2-1-18 Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8666, Japan. E-mail: shomu(at)senchug.org