International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

Plant breeding and farmer participation

This book provides a comprehensive description and assessment of the use of participatory plant breeding in developing countries. It is aimed at plant breeders, social scientists, students and practitioners interested in learning more about its use with the hope that they all will find a common ground to discuss ways in which plant breeding can be beneficial to all and can contribute to alleviate poverty.
Topic(s)
Sustaining local crop diversity
Subject area(s)
Enhancing crop diversity for local needs
Subject category(ies)
Participatory plant breeding
Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Publication date
2009
DOI
NA
Resource link
Resource type
Method, Publication or report
Resource format
PDF
Primary geographic focus
Global
Open access
Yes

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