Farmer’s Pride’s International Conference arranged online

Location: Online

Date: 28 June 2021 - 1 July 2021


The European network called Farmer’s Pride, which NordGen is part of, is arranging the international conference “ENSURING DIVERSITY FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE Plant genetic resources – in nature and on-farm” online. The conference has been postponed several times due to COVID-19 but is now planned to June 28 – July 1, 2021.

The international conference is an opportunity to:

  • share knowledge and perspectives
  • promote the in situ conservation and sustainable use of plant genetic resources in legislative and governance frameworks
  • scale up progress in Europe and other regions with a view to creating a global initiative to safeguard diversity for food and agriculture in the future.

The conference is arranged by Farmer’s Pride, in association with the European Association for Research on Plant Breeding – Genetic Resources Section, and the European Cooperative Programme for Plant Genetic Resource.

Read more about the conference here.