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Bank of genetic resources of agricultural and forest plants established in Belarus

A unique bank of genetic resources of agricultural and forest plants was established in Belarus.

The national food security became the main topic of the work that claims to get one of the state awards in the sphere of science and technology. There are nine such projects in total. Only three projects will make it to the final. The project should have different themes. Economic potential and efficiency will be the main criteria.

Zoya Kozlovskaya, head of the department of fruit crops selection of the republican research and production unitary enterprise Institute for Fruit Growing:
Today, we have excessive production of planting material of fruit crops. We are offering this material to Russia and Kazakhstan. Moreover, Europe became interested in our projects.

Bank of genetic resources of agricultural and forest plants established in Belarus