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Collection and conservation of wild bean, rice and potato relatives in Costa Rica

Grant No
Project Description
This project identified 42 populations of bean, 73 populations of rice, and 45 populations of potato for the collection of crop wild relatives. The bean, rice, and potato seeds were shared with CIAT, the Millennium Seed Bank, and CIP, respectively.
Institute Name
University of Costa Rica (FUNDEVI)
Institute Country
Costa Rica
List of Countries
  • Costa Rica
Crop Seed or Veg type Acc collected Acc regenerated Acc sent to CG Acc introduced to genebank Acc sent to Svalbard
Bean 0 0 0 0 0
Rice 0 0 0 0 0
Potato 0 0 0 0 0
Program Name
Crop Wild Relatives
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)
Start Date
1st of April 2016
End Date
1st of December 2017
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