Jordan Plant Genetic Resources Knowledge Network

ICARDA Compound and GeneBank facilities in Syria remain intact

ICARDA Compound and GeneBank facilities in Syria remain intact

National Training Workshop on “Building National Capacities in National Plant Genetic Resources Knowledge Network”
National Training Workshop on “Building National Capacities in National Plant Genetic Resources Knowledge Network” "08 Jun 2015" The Training aims Strengthening Linkages, Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing for Developm ... Details
 
Middle East wild crops essential for world food security
Middle East wild crops essential for world food security "29 Sep 2014" Two areas in Syria have the world’s highest concentration of these crops, known as crop wild relatives (CWR). One area is in Talkalakh in western Syria bordering Lebanon and the other is in As-Suwayda in southern Syria near the bo .... Details
 
Choice of species and cultivars for protected cultivation

Choice of species and cultivars for protected cultivation

The choice of species and cultivars for greenhouse production should not rely on single farmer initiatives, but should be the outcome of a coordinated programme that, for a given area, takes ... Read More
Participatory Plant Breeding adding value in Nepal

Participatory Plant Breeding adding value in Nepal

One approach to benefit sharing involves creating reward and support systems that allow farmers to profit from the contributions they make to the global genetic pool. This can be done by add ... Read More
 
Dr. Maha Qasim Al-Syouf
TitleDirector of biodiversity genetic resources and medicinal herbal plant directorate(NCARE),PGR Project- Jordan National Consultant
Tel+962 779257706
Email syoufmaha@yahoo.com
Dr. Sobhia Mohammed Saifan
TitleHead of Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PGR) / NCARE, PGR Project- Jordan National Co-ordinator
Tel+962 6 5686151
Email saifan.sabah@gmail.com

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JO2012102374 Morphological Indications for Introgression in Jordanian Wild emmer Wheat, Triticum dicoccoides (Körn. ex Assch.& Graebner.) Schweinf  2012 Morphological characterization of wild emmer wheat “Triticum turgidum sbsp. dicoccoides” populations which were collected from different sites from Jordan were conducted to assess the occurrence of introgression from cultivated durum wheat. Twelve morphological, developmental and productive parameters were measured. The presence...

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