PGR conservation for all cultivated species and their crop wild relatives (with the exception of forest trees) in France and its overseas territories.
A National Coordination body was set up in 2016 by the French Ministry of Agriculture. Its activities cover all cultivated species and their crop wild relatives in France, except forest trees for which there is already a Forest Genetic Resources Committee.
This new organisation is composed of two entities:
The missions of these two entities focus on four main areas of activity:
|Official recognition of stakeholders and in situ, ex situ and “on-farm” PGR collections|
|Threatened collections or “orphan” species|
Posted 11/23/2017 | Last modification 04/17/2018