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.
Diploid potato breeding through participatory selection for food security of indigenous communities in Colombia
Potato production represents the main economic activity in the Nariño region of Colombia, especially with smallholder farmers.Published date2014
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