Category : In the News
Published : August 27, 2019 - 10:40 AM
Ultimately, it is farmers who decide what they plant in their fields. So crop breeders from ICARDA and INRA in Morocco are seeking farmers’ opinions about new varieties of durum wheat, barley and lentils derived from crop wild relatives before the varieties are released. And they’re doing it as early on in the selection process as possible.
Read the full story by Crop Trust’s Michael Major on Food Tank.