This poster and project brief visually describes the interacting project components working to improve food security of indigenous communities through development of potato cultivars with higher yield and nutritional qualities.
Journal articlesCROP DAMAGE AGRICULTURE POTATOES PLANT GENETICS
Quantitative resistance in potato leaves to late blight associated with induced hydroxycinnamic acid amides
Late blight is a serious economic threat to potato crop, sometimes leading to complete crop loss. The resistance in potato to late blight can be qualitative or quantitative in nature. Qualitative resistance is not durable.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00
Propiedad intelectual sobre las semillas y sus implicaciones para la agricultura familiar en el Perú (anexo 15 del informe técnico final)
This paper (in Spanish) brings attention to the search for balance in protecting plant breeders’ and farmers’ rights to keep and exchange seeds. A legal framework with better integration of public policies is required.Published dateTuesday, October 2, 2012 - 04:00