Category: Plants

Genomic selection awarded

Theodorus Meuwissen, professor in bioinformatics in the department of animal and aquacultural sciences at NMBU, has been awarded the 2016 John J. Carty Award for the Advancement of Science by the National Academy of Sciences, Washington, USA, on his pioneering...

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Invitation to conference

A conference on the green cultural hertiage will be held in Eslöv, Scania in Sweden on the 19th of March. Speaker is among others Tino Hjorth Bjerregaard who will tell about how they combine the management of the green cultural...

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Norwegian article about NordGen project

In the on-going project Genetic consequences of in situ and ex situ conservation is the self sterile, insect pollinated species Red clover chosen as model plant. The Norwegian Genetic Resource Center have published an article about the project and the collectings, follow...

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Crop wild relative Issue 9

One article is on “Strategic work on crop wild relatives started in Sweden”, and is written by J. Weibull. From Norway Å. Asdal, J. Phillips and N. Maxted is writing on “Boost for crop wild relative conservation in Norway”, while...

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