New AEGIS accessions from Italy

With 226 new accessions from Italy, the European Collection now holds 70,413 accessions

ECPGR Characterization and Evaluation Descriptors for Apple Genetic Resources published

This new publication by the ECPGR Malus/Pyrus Working Group synthesizes, harmonizes and prioritizes characterization and evaluation descriptors for…

ImprovLoliumCol Activity completed and report published

Thanks to the project, hundreds accessions of perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) were included in EURISCO and phenotypic data made available on…

Eight meeting of the ECPGR Allium Working Group

Held in Skierniewice, Poland, on 11-12 October 2022, the meeting was organized with InHort and was attended by representatives from 13 countries.

EURISCO – a pillar for documenting and making available the world's crop diversity

An update on the European Search Catalogue for Plant Genetic Resources (EURISCO) has been recently published in the Nucleic Acids Research special…

EVA Carrot network results shared at international conferences in 2022

In August 2022, the EVA Carrot network presented the first results of their joint evaluations of 60 carrot accessions.

Greek local agricultural varieties inscribed on the National Inventory of Intangible Cultural Heritage

In June 2022, Greek local and native agricultural varieties, and their associated knowledge and practices, were inscribed on the National Inventory of…