“Sowing the Andean Diet: Escalating the use of Agrobiodiversity to Improve Child Nutrition in Communities in Huancavelica.

Year three of project 2016 The communities in Ambato are characterized by a high rate of child malnutrition, scarcity of land highly vulnerable to unpredictable climate which to reduces yields which causes high temporary migration of young people. The main project objective is to contribute to a more diverse diet…

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ANNUAL MEETING OF THE GUARDIAN ASSOCIATION OF NATIVE POTATOES IN CENTRAL PERU (June 8 &9 2017)

  ANNUAL MEETING OF THE GUARDIAN ASSOCIATION OF NATIVE POTATOES  IN CENTRAL PERU (June 8 &9 2017) The  third annual meeting  of the Association of Custodian farmers  of Central Peru (AGUAPAN) (founded on July 10,2014) will be held  the District Of Laraos, Province of Yauyos, Lima Region during June 8…

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Innovative markets

The participation of custodian farmers of native potato diversity in the organic market (2014-2016) Severin Polreich*1, Maria Scurrah*2, and Gaia Luziatelli*3  *1 Associate Scientist, Genetics, Genomics and Crop Improvement *2 Director, NGO Grupo YANAPAI *3 Post-doctoral researcher, Social and Health Sciences and Innovation Systems The production of native potatoes The…

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