germplasm conservation

Food security
Features

In an environment designed for experimental study and regeneration, maize ancestors can thrive.

Food security
Features

Visiting scientist Roi Ben-David discusses Israel’s exotic germplasm gap and ongoing efforts to restore the country’s lost wheat landrace collections.

Maize Germplasm Bank Head

Principal Scientist

Maize Breeder

Head, Wheat Germplasm Collections & International Wheat Improvement Network