Category Archives: Forestry

Global biodiversity: indicators of recent declines

Originally published in Science Express on 29 April 2010 Science 28 May 2010: Vol. 328. no. 5982, pp. 1164 – 1168 DOI: 10.1126/science.1187512 Reports Global biodiversity: indicators of recent declines Stuart H. M. Butchart,* Matt Walpole, Ben Collen [et al.] … Continue reading

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New journal launched: World Agriculture

Via the FARM-Africa blog we’ve have had the good fortune to learn about the launch of a new independent journal, “World Agriculture: problems and potential” which was launched at the beginning of this month The Editors of the journal have … Continue reading

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Latest publications from Bioversity

Four new publications have just been released at Bioversity: to access them full-text please click on the book covers. Authors: Choo, K.Y.; Jalonen, R.; Hong L.T.; Sim, H.C. (eds.) The reports included in this volume come from seven national consultative … Continue reading

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Latest papers by Bioversity scientists (Nov. 2009)

Just in time for your weekend reading, here are a selection of the latest research papers authored by our scientists.  Three papers are available as open access, so are available in full-text.   Enjoy! Chaves, N.P.; Pocasangre, L.E.; Elango, F.; Rosales, … Continue reading

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Upcoming conference on forest genetics

Sustainable Utilisation and Conservation of Forests in the Genomics Era is the title of the Conference which will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 7-12 March 2010. The conference is now open for registration and call for papers. The deadline … Continue reading

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Latest research papers from Bioversity scientists (July 2009)

Please find following some of the latest research papers that have been authored by Bioversity scientists: Anikwe, J.C.; Omoloye, A.A.; Aikpokpodion, P.O.; Okelana, F.A.; Eskes, A.B.(2009) Evaluation  of resistance in selected cocoa genotypes to the brown cocoa mirid, Sahlbergella singularis … Continue reading

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Sahelian fruit trees: workshop announcement

SAFRUIT (Sahelian Fruit Trees) is a research project on fruit trees in the Sahel that started in January 2006 and will run until the end of this year. The project involves 6 African and 3 European institutions. SAFRUIT has just … Continue reading

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