AVRDCAsian Vegetable Research and Development Center
References in periodicals archive ?
The AVRDC Genebank is the world's premier collection of tropical and subtropical vegetable genetic resources in the public domain; its seed, knowledge, and information are accessible to all.
Over the past 40 years, AVRDC has trained many thousands of NARES, NGO, and private sector personnel, and we will continue this training in the future.
Muhammad Munir Goraya and dignitaries from AVRDC and Chinese Embassy were present besides many other PARC senior officials.
Dignitaries from AVRDC and Chinese Embassy were also present besides many other PARC senior officials.
Luther, Technology Dissemination Specialist of AVRDC provided instruction on the advantages of grafting, technical details for implementation of the technology, and hands-on training on how to graft tomato, eggplant, pepper, cucumber, pumpkin, watermelon, bitter gourd, bottle gourd and other vegetables.
The seeds will be included in about 25,000 garden kits of farm tools, irrigation supplies, fertilizer and technical instructions destined for families in Sri Lanka and Indonesia, according to organizers at AVRDC.
In a recent study conducted at AVRDC Cameroon, it was demonstrated in a laboratory test that pre-soaking seeds in hot or cold water significantly improved the germination percentage of jute mallow.
It was a challenge--at first, I knew as much about viruses as the average high school student--but my experiment was a success, and I presented my work to other AVRDC researchers.
and S Tsou The integrated research approach of the AVRDC to enhance micronutrient availability.