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European Consortium for Organic Plant Breeding (ECO-PB)

{Project} ECO-PB: European Consortium for Organic Plant Breeding (ECO-PB). Runs 2001 - 2010. Project Leader(s): Arncken-Karutz, Christine and Wilbois, Klaus-Peter, Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau (FiBL), CH-Frick und FiBL Deutschland e.V., D-Frankfurt.

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Online at: http://www.fibl.org/de/deutschland/themen-de/oekosaatgut-de.html

Summary

Purpose
To provide a platform for the discussion and exchange of knowledge and experiences.
To support organic plant breeding programmes.
To develop scientific concepts of organic plant breeding.
To establish an independent body of competent experts to develop organic plant breeding standards.
Methods
ECO-PB has several activities to advance its goals including: winter wheat variety trials in several European locations; the organization of an international workshop on organic plant breeding; contributions to EU legislative efforts; and the creation of informational resources such as a website and a monthly newsletter.
Results
Proceedings of ECO-PB 1st International symposium on organic seed production and plant breeding, Berlin, Germany: "Organic Seed Production and Plant Breeding - strategies, problems and perspectives -" Edited by E.T. Lammerts van Bueren and K-P.Wilbois


EPrint Type:Project description
Keywords:ECOPB, plant breeding, European organic plant breeding, seed production, Biosaatgut
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Breeding, genetics and propagation
Research affiliation: Germany > FiBL Germany - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture > Agriculture
Research funders: European Union > Other projects, departments, etc.
Related Links:http://www.eco-pb.org/, http://orgprints.org/2930/, http://www.fibl.org/de/schweiz/forschung/bodenwissenschaften.html
Acronym:ECO-PB
Location:CH-5070 Frick und D-60486 Frankfurt
Start Date:1 March 2001
End Date:31 December 2010
Deposited By: Arncken, Christine
ID Code:14556
Deposited On:26 Jan 2009
Last Modified:29 Sep 2010 11:01

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