News from the APGRC
|Source||Agricultural Plant Genetic Resources Centre - Sudan|
A germplasm collection mission was undertaken during October 2016 to collect local Sudanese genetic resources of date palm from the River Nile state. Off-shoots of 40 accessions representing local female and male varieties were obtained from farmers' fields in Abu Hamad area. They have been planted in the Date Palm Field Genebank, which has been recently established in Hudeiba Agricultural Research Station at Eddamer area.
Please note that this information has expired.