Dr. Petr Konvalina is the vice-dean for external relations at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Czech Republic. He is an Associate professor in plant production. He is oriented towards organic plant production, wheat growing, organic plant breeding and organic food processing. On these topics he has published more than 100 reviewed scientific papers. The papers are mostly focused on the possibilities of practical use of genetic resources of wheat (emmer, einkorn, spelt) in organic farming. Dr. Konvalina has been involved in many national and international research and educational projects related to organic plant production.