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Exploration, collection, and conservation of rice landraces in Bangladesh

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Project Description
This project facilitated the exploration, collection, and conservation of rice landraces in Bangladesh, especially in inaccessible areas. Collection programs were overseen by the Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) along with government and nongovernment organizations to meet a goal of 700 rice samples. Rice germplasm was then stored at BRRI, and duplicates were forwarded to the T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center at IRRI for conservation and distribution.
Institute Name
International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
Institute Country
List of Countries
  • Bangladesh
Crop Seed or Veg type Acc collected Acc regenerated Acc sent to CG Acc introduced to genebank Acc sent to Svalbard
Rice 0 0 0 0 0
Program Name
CGIAR Program
CGIAR Consortium Office
Start Date
3rd of June 2015
End Date
31st of December 2016
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