IPGRIInternational Plant Genetic Resources Institute (formerly International Board for Plant Genetic Resources, IBPGR, Italy)
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Crop genetics had suddenly become a matter for international policy, and in 1974, international aid donors and agricultural research centers joined forces with the United Nations to establish the International Board for Plant Genetic Resources--now known as the International Plant Genetic Resources Institute, or IPGRI.
About the same time that IPGRI was founded, Kent and Diane Whealy, a recently married couple in the U.
USDA, IPGRI, and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture are collaborating to develop the GIS.