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Efficient Conservation of Crop Genetic Diversity: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Studies

Edited By: D Virchow

272 pages, 82 Illus

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Dec 2002 | #136737 | ISBN: 3540000062
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About this book

Deals with the economics of conservation of plant genetic resources for food and agriculture in low income countries.


Contents

From the contents: Efficient Conservation of Crop Genetic Diversity.- Leipzig Declaration on Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.- Financing the Conservation of Crop Genetic Resources.- Economic Incentives for Conserving Crop Genetic Diversity on Farms.- Current Expenditures on Crop Genetic Resources Activities.- Costing for Conservation of Genetic Resources.- The Economics of the Conservation of Crop Genetic Resources in Colombia.- Costs of Conservation of Agrobiodiversity in India.- Conservation of Crop Genetic Resources in Kenya.- Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Crop Genetic Resources: The Role of the Public Sector in Sub-Saharan Africa.- Regional Collaboration to Conserve Crop Genetic Resources.

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