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…

Sixteenth meeting of ECPGR's Steering Committee 

National Coordinators met from 7–9 June 2022 in Sweden to review the first three years of ECPGR Phase X and plan implementation of the new Phase


Principles for the inclusion of crop wild relative data in EURISCO

The principles will promote the creation of CWR national inventories and, for the first time, the transfer to EURISCO of in situ data

New ECPGR Characterization and Evaluation Descriptors for Pear Genetic Resources

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