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ECPGR Brassica Working Group

Chair: Ferdinando Branca email    Vice-Chair: Noor Bas email   

Recent events

The Brassica Working Group concluded the following two projects:

  1. Identification of unknown accessions from European genebanks, carried out at VIR, St Petersburg, Russian Federation [more info]
  2. Glucosinolate analysis of a collection of European accessions of wild Brassica and Brassica rapa, carried out at CSIC, Cordoba, Spain [more info]

The EUCARPIA Genetic Resources section meeting "Pre-breeding - fishing in the gene pool" was held 11-13 June 2013 at NordGen, Alnarp, Sweden. Details are availabe from the meeting website. Many ECPGR members attended the meeting and several presentations referred to ECPGR. Two posters related to Brassica were presented [see here]

Previous years

Working Group operative documents

Other working documents and publications

Documents developed by the Working Group and publications of interest

Background information

The formation of a Working Group on Brassica was decided in 1989 and the Group first met in 1991.

Wild Brassica, Normandie, France (Photo: © L. Maggioni)

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