It’s the year of quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) – and the old descriptor list from 1981 has been updated – and expanded to include also wild relatives of quinoa. Get the list here:


The Genebanks

The 11 CGIAR genebanks currently conserve 730,000 of cereals and grain legumes, forage crops, tree species, root and tuber crops, bananas and crop wild relatives.