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Improving access to vegetable seeds for resilient family farms in Costa Rica
April 16th, 2016

A group of coffee farmers in Turrialba, Costa Rica, is successfully exploring diversification options with horticultural food crops. This is being done in collaboration with two vegetable seed banks that allow farmers to use varieties freely under the multilateral system of FAO´s International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture. Experiments with tomato … Read moreImproving access to vegetable seeds for resilient family farms in Costa Rica