We are pleased to forward the October / November 2013 issue of the CTA and S&T Knowledge for Development (K4D) e-newsletter. In this issue, we feature a new dossier on “Seed Systems” and a range of other topical material.
This new facility will house under one roof invaluable germ plasm collections, containing Australian and international genetic material which until now have ... (@CIMMYT one of the most inspiring places.
Cranberries, that iconic staple of Thanksgiving Day dinners, are a fruit native to North America that are grown in bogs and were eaten by Native Americans. (Celebrating the cranberry. With photographic goodness.
Zaheerabad awaits bio-heritage site tag Deccan Chronicle Hyderabad: The state government has been sitting on a proposal to notify three mandals near Zaheerabad as an Agro Biodiversity Heritage site, even though the national and state biodiversity...
BRAHMS Online exists for the distribution of Botanical Research and Herbarium Management Software (BRAHMS) and for publication of BRAHMS data directly to the web from within BRAHMS with fully customizable homepages and providing data search and...
Research centre (aka ICRAF) putting trees on farms to raise farmers' income and reduce poverty, working between agriculture and forestry (RT @ICRAF: Dec 3: Neglected African 'Orphan Crops' to get a new lease on life
One of the highlights of my recent trip to India was receiving a copy of the booklet “M.S. Swaminathan in Conversation with Nitya Rao” from the great man himself. Sure, you can of course download the thing in PDF.
A recent study shows that many endemic Bolivian potato species are under threat. Many of these species have tolerance to certain pests, diseases and climate stresses, making them extremely important for future food security.