Filling the gaps in gene banks

collecting, characterizing and phenotyping wild banana relatives of Papua New Guinea

Authors:
Eyland, David; Breton, Catherine; Sardos, Julie; Kallow, Simon; Panis, Bart; Swennen, Rony; Paofa, Janet; Tardieu, François; Welcker, Claude; Janssens, Steven B.; Carpentier, Sebastien C.
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2020
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Global guidelines for the sustainable use of non-native trees to prevent tree invasions and mitigate their negative impacts

Sustainably managed non-native trees deliver economic and societal benefits with limited risk of spread to adjoining areas. However, some plantations...

Authors:
Brundu, Giuseppe; Pauchard, Aníbal; Pyšek, Petr; Pergl, Jan; Bindewald, Anja M.; Brunori, Antonio; Canavan, Susan; Campagnaro, Thomas; Celesti-Grapow, Laura; Dechoum, Michele de Sá; Dufour-Dror, Jean-Marc; Essl, Franz; Flory, Luke S.; Genovesi, Piero; Guarino, Francesco; Guangzhe, Liu; Hulme, Philip E.; Jäger, Heinke; Kettle, Christopher J.; Krumm, Frank; Langdon, Barbara; Lapin, Katharina; Lozano, Vanessa; Le Roux, Johannes J.; Novoa, Ana; Nuñez, Martín A.; Porté, Annabel J.; Silva, Joaquim S.; Schaffner, Urs; Sitzia, Tommaso; Tanner, Rob; Tshidada, Ntakadzeni; Vítková, Michaela; Westergren, Marjana; Wilson, John R.U.; Richardson, David M.
Publication Year:
2020
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Physiological responses of rosewoods Dalbergia cochinchinensis and D. oliveri under drought and heat stresses

Little is known about the responses of endangered Rosewood species to drought and heat stress. These stresses are expected to increase in the Greater...

Authors:
Hung, Tin Hang; Gooda, Rosemary; Rizzuto, Gabriele; So, Thea; Thammavong, Bansa; Hoa, Thi Tran; Jalonen, Riina; Boshier, David H.; MacKay, John J.
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2020
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Development of a fast and user-friendly cryopreservation protocol for sweet potato genetic resources

Sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) is one of the ten most important staple crops and provides a livelihood for many people around the globe. To adapt to...

Authors:
Wilms, Hannes; Fanega Sleziak, Natalia; Van der Auweraer, Maarten; Brands, Martijn; Verleije, Matthijs; Hardeman, Dirk; Andre, Edwige; Panis, Bart
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2020
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Transforming tropical agroforestry towards socio-ecological standards

Authors:
Maas, Bea; Thomas, Evert; Ocampo-Ariza, Carolina; Vansynghel, Justine; Steffan-Dewenter, Ingolf; Tscharntke, Teja
Publication Year:
2020
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Born to eat wild

an integrated conservation approach to secure wild food plants for food security and nutrition

Authors:
Borelli, Teresa; Hunter, Danny; Powell, Bronwen; Ulian, Tiziana; Mattana, Efisio; Termote, Céline; Pawera, Lukas; Beltrame, Daniela; Penafiel, Daniela; Tan, Ayfer; Taylor, Mary; Engels, Johannes
Publication Year:
2020
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Selecting for useful properties of plants and fungi – Novel approaches, opportunities, and challenges

Humans use plants and fungi for a wide range of purposes and, over millennia, have improved wild species by selecting for and combining genetic...

Authors:
Kersey, Paul J.; Collemare, Jerome; Cockel, Christopher; Das, Dibakar; Dulloo, Ehsan M.; Kelly, Laura J.; Lettice, Eoin; Malécot, Valery; Maxted, Nigel; Metheringham, Carey; Thormann, Imke; Leitch, Ilia J.
Publication Year:
2020
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State of the world’s plants and fungi 2020

Kew’s State of the World’s Plants and Fungi project provides assessments of our current knowledge of the diversity of plants and fungi on Earth, the...

Authors:
Antonelli, A.; Fry, C.; Smith, R.J.; Simmonds, M.S.J.; Kersey, P.J.; Pritchard, H.W.; Abbo, M.S.; Acedo, C.; Acedo, C.; Adams, J.; Ainsworth, A.M.; Allkin, B.; Annecke, W.; Bachman, S.P.; Bacon, K.; Bárrios, S.; Barstow, C.; Battison, A.; Bell, E.; Bensusan, K.; Bidartondo, M.I.; Blackhall-Miles, R.J.; Borrell, J.S.; Brearley, F.Q.; Breman, E.; Brewer, R.F.A.; Brodie, J.; Cámara-Leret, R.; Campostrini Forzza, R.; Cannon, P.; Carine, M.; Carretero, J.; Cavagnaro, T.R.; Cazar, M.-E.; Chapman, T.; Cheek, M.; Clubbe, C.; Cockel, C.; Collemare, J.; Cooper, A.; Copeland, A.I.; Corcoran, M.; Couch, C.; Cowell, C.; Crous, P.; da Silva, M.; Dalle, G.; Das, D.; David, J.C.; Davies, L.; Davies, N.; De Canha, M.N.; de Lirio, E.J.; Demissew, S.; Diazgranados, M.; Dickie, J.; Dines, T.; Douglas, B.; Dröge, G.; Dulloo, M.Ehsan; Fang, R.; Farlow, A.; Farrar, K.; Fay, M.F.; Felix, J.; Forest, F.; Forrest, L.L.; Fulcher, T.; Gafforov, Y.; Gardiner, L.M.; Gâteblé, G.; Gaya, E.; Geslin, B.; Gonçalves, S.C.; Gore, C.J.N.; Govaert
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2020
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Unlocking plant resources to support food security and promote sustainable agriculture

As the world's population is increasing, humanity is facing both shortages (hunger) and excesses (obesity) of calorie and nutrient intakes....

Authors:
Ulian, Tiziana; Diazgranados, Mauricio; Pironon, Samuel; Padulosi, Stefano; Liu, Udayangani; Davies, Lee; Howes, Melanie-Jayne R.; Borrell, James; Ondo, Ian; Pérez-Escobar, Oscar A.; Sharrock, Suzanne; Ryan, Philippa; Hunter, Danny; Lee, Mark A.; Barstow, Charles; Łuczaj, Łukasz; Pieroni, Andrea; Cámara-Leret, Rodrigo; Noorani, Arshiya; Mba, Chikelu; Womdim, Rémi Nono; Muminjanov, Hafiz; Antonelli, Alexandre; Pritchard, Hugh W.; Mattana, Efisio
Publication Year:
2020
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Seasonal availability, sources, preferences and use of fruits and vegetables in Ibadan, Nigeria

Focus group results from Abàeja and Bagadajé

Authors:
Meldrum, Gennifer; Adeyemi, Olutayo A.; de Filipo, Amanda; Kennedy, Gina; Samuel, Folake
Publication Year:
2020
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