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Farmer seed networks make a limited contribution to agriculture? Four common misconceptions
The importance of seed provisioning in food security and nutrition, agricultural development and rural livelihoods, and agrobiodiversity and germplasm conservation is well accepted by policy makers,Expand
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Seed exchange networks for agrobiodiversity conservation. A review
The circulation of seed among farmers is central to agrobiodiversity conservation and dynamics. Agrobiodiversity, the diversity of agricultural systems from genes to varieties and crop species, fromExpand
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Biodiversity, evolution and adaptation of cultivated crops.
The human diet depends on very few crops. Current diversity in these crops is the result of a long interaction between farmers and cultivated plants, and their environment. Man largely shaped cropExpand
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Influence of Ethnolinguistic Diversity on the Sorghum Genetic Patterns in Subsistence Farming Systems in Eastern Kenya
Understanding the effects of actions undertaken by human societies on crop evolution processes is a major challenge for the conservation of genetic resources. This study investigated the mechanismsExpand
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The history and management of black rhino in KwaZulu‐Natal: a population genetic approach to assess the past and guide the future
The numbers of black rhino Diceros bicornis in Africa declined dramatically during the last century due primarily to poaching and latterly habitat transformation and fragmentation and as such,Expand
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A Set of 100 Chloroplast DNA Primer Pairs to Study Population Genetics and Phylogeny in Monocotyledons
Chloroplast DNA sequences are of great interest for population genetics and phylogenetic studies. However, only a small set of markers are commonly used. Most of them have been designed forExpand
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Population Genetics of Ceratitis capitata in South Africa: Implications for Dispersal and Pest Management
The invasive Mediterranean fruit fly (medfly), Ceratitis capitata, is one of the major agricultural and economical pests globally. Understanding invasion risk and mitigation of medfly in agriculturalExpand
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Population genetics of the threatened tree daisy Olearia gardneri (Asteraceae), conservation of a critically endangered species
All known populations of the nationally critical tree daisy, Olearia gardneri, were studied using AFLP markers. With fewer than 160 individual plants, Olearia gardneri is the third-rarest tree in NewExpand
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Analyse multiéchelle de la diversité génétique des sorghos : compréhension des processus évolutifs pour la conservation in situ
Au Burkina Faso, au Mali, au Niger et a Wante, 1 518 echantillons de sorgho ont ete collectes et analyses a l’aide de marqueurs microsatellites. Les parametres de diversite et de differenciationExpand
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