Dryland cereals, Pearl millets, Small millets, Grain legumes, Chickpea, Groundnut, Pigeonpea, Finger millet
NordGen’s tour in Asia continues
NordGen, Genebank, NBPGR, Conservation of seeds, Genetic Material, Genomics, Seed Production
NordGen is visiting gene banks in India. NordGen representatives have been at the NBPGR in Dehli and the ICRISAT in Hyderabad. These are centers with advanced capacities within conservation of seeds, in vitro and cryo conservation of genetic material and also laboratories for genomics and other investigations of the material.Finger millet is one of six major ICRISAT mandate crops, and a large number of varieties are grown each year for characterization, seed production and in different research projects.
Genetic Gains Program, Genebank