Farmers promoted Musa genetic diversity fair

Farmers promoted Musa genetic diversity fair

May 26th, 2011 | Ecuador, News, News from the Regions

An article from Ecuadorian newspaper “La Gaceta” on a Musa genetic diversity fair in La Maná, in Ecuador, organized by groups of farmers and college students, who joined together as part as a Bioversity International project. The project was supported by Iniap, the Agricultural Engeneer National Institute for Agricultural Research, which also provided a three-year training for farmers on knowledge of biodiversity of crops and on how to control pests and diseases.

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