Use quotation marks around a phrase or title for more accurate search results (example: “El Nino”).

Biosafety and biodiversity risks

One of 8 briefs in Research at a Glance — Promising crop biotechnologies for smallholder farmers in East Africa. Briefs 19-26


Crucial determinants of adoption

Brief 20 of the Research at a Glance series, Genetic Resource Policies: Promising Crop Biotechnologies for Smallholder Farmers in East Africa: Bananas and Maize.


Biodiversity of maize on farms in Kenya

In recognition of the importance of genetic resources, international agreements, such as the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA), encourage national…


Introduction: On-Farm Genetic Resources and Economic Change

The research on which the briefs are based has been published as a collection of case studies geared toward agricultural and resource economists, applied researchers working in international and national organizations, and scientists involved in local…


Crop Diversity and Economic Change

As isolated communities have become progressively more linked into global production systems, understanding the impact of economic change on crop diversity has become increasingly important. Although there is little conclusive evidence, it has been…