Harlan III - 2019

3 from 7 June 2019 - Montpellier

Bandeau - Harlan III - 2019

Thursday 6 June

Lecture 2

Can agrobiodiversity be a lever for ecological, nutritional and social change?
Evidence from Malawi and Tanzania

Rachel Bezner Kerr (Cornell University, USA)

Session 3 - Mobilizing genetic resources (continued)

Chairs: Michelle Tixier Boichard and Henry Robert


Oral presentations S3

  • Filling the gap on varietal diversity for an agrobiodiversity Index – a case study from India
    Mohammad Ehsan Dulloo (Bioversity International, Rose-Hill, Mauritius)
  • Hidden Rice Diversity in the Guianas
    Margret Veltman (Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Genomic landscape of the introgression from maize modern varieties (Zea mays L.) into native landraces and wild relatives at the center of origin of maize
    Idalia Claudia Rojas-Barrera (Departamento de Ecología Evolutiva, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México, Coyoacán, Ciudad de México, Mexicoo)



Oral presentations S3

  • Wild genetic resources for biocontrol-friendly resistance to herbivores in strawberry
    Johan Stenberg (Department of Plant Protection Biology, Swedish University of Agricultural Scien, Alnarp, Sweden)
  • A new method for estimating mixing ability: application to winter wheat variety mixtures and propositions for plant breeding
    Emma Forst (Quantitative Genetics and Evolution, INRA (Le Moulon), Gif-sur-Yvette, France)
  • From landrace diversity to modern wheat breeding – pedigree and MAGIC population resources to mobilise genetic diversity for genomics informed breeding
    Nick Fradgley (NIAB, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom)
  • Genome-wide SNP genotyping of DNA pools identifies original landraces to enrich maize breeding pools
    Stéphane Nicolas (GQE-Le Moulon, INRA, Gif-Sur-Yvette, France)



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