Collections of the National Programme

New genetic resources are provided by private breeders also directly to gene banks. These genetic resources are coming from their own breeding work and also from their collecting expeditions in the Czech Republic and abroad. These genetic resources may be made available to third parties.

The following table provides an overview of genetic resources provided by domestic breeding organizations in the collections of the National Programme during the past 10 years:

 

CROP

No. of  GRs from breeders

Winter barley

147

Alfalfa

61

Potatoes

50

Clovers

36

Grasses

28

Winter wheat

27

Grasses

52

Oats

18

Vegetables

41

Peas

15

Spring wheat

14

Beans

9

Potatoes

9

Phacelia

8

Field bean

7

Pear

6

Other crops (33)

120

Total

639

 

Contact person for more information: Vojtěch Holubec holubec@vurv.cz

 

Country: 
Czech Republic