AGPS

Plant Production and Protection Division - AGP
Seed and Plant Genetic Resources Service - AGPS
Improved Seed Production: CARICOM Countries and Suriname - GCP/RLA/108/ITA

Documents

[GCP Projects list]

    • Seed Technology status in the Caribbean Region Inception Report by the Chief Technical Adviser of project GCP/RLA/108/ITA.

    • Computer design for germplasm network in the CARICOM region. (Report prepared by the Seed Expert)

    • The Seed Quality status for Antigua/Barbuda, the Bahamas, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Kitts/Nevis, Saint Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines and Suriname.

    • The Seed Quality status for Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, St. Kitts/Nevis and Suriname.

    • The Institutional Framework for Plant Genetic Resources (PGR) Management in the CARICOM region.

    • Seed Quality and Certification Standards for CARICOM Countries and Suriname.

    • Seed-borne diseases of selected CARICOM countries - Antigua / Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Montserrat, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts/Nevis, St. Vincent & the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago.

    • Seed-borne diseases of crops and available nurseries in Guyana.

    • Seed-borne diseases of crops and available nurseries in Trinidad and Tobago.

    • Seed-borne diseases of crops and available nurseries in Suriname.

    • Status of Vegetative Planting Materials in the CARICOM region.

    • Seed Technology in the CARICOM region.

    • Germplasm Characterization in the CARICOM Region.

    • Extension leaflet for massive propagation of Pineapple, Cassava and Sweet Potato.

    • Seed Forum/Course Manuals:

        • FAO/Trinidad and Tobago - Seed Quality Control. (June 1993)
        • FAO/Grenada - Nursery Management for Vegetable and Orchard Crops. (July 1993)
        • FAO/Montserrat - Potato and Vegetable Seed Production. (July 1993)
        • FAO/St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Fruit Tree Nursery management, Seed Quality Control and Production for Forages & Vegetables. (July 1993)
        • FAO/Jamaica - Quality Seed Production and Certification. (August 1993)
        • FAO/Barbados - Seed Production and Quality Control with particular emphasis on Cotton, Vegetables & Legumes. (September 1993)
        • FAO/Suriname - Quality Seed Production of Rice, Legumes and Vegetables. (October 1993)
        • FAO/Guyana - Nursery Management for Orchard Crops. (March 1994)
        • FAO/Belize - Seed Production and Quality Control. (April 1994)
        • FAO/Antigua & Barbuda/ St. Kitts & Nevis - Improved Technologies for Planting Materials, Production, Storage & Quality Control. (May 1994)
        • FAO/Bahamas - Improved Seed Propagation and Quality Control. (July 1994)
        • FAO/Suriname First National Forum - Seed Policy and Plan. (October 1994)
        • FAO/Saint Lucia/Dominica - Massive Vegetative Seed Propagation and Quality Control Techniques. (November 1994)
        • FAO/Jamaica National Forum - Seed Policy and Plan. (February 1995)
        • FAO/Guyana National Forum - Seed Policy and Plan. (April 1995)
        • FAO/ Grenada - National Seed Production and Testing. (May 1995)
        • FAO Regional - Tissue Culture Operation for Germplasm Maintenance. (July 1995)
        • FAO/St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Banana Planting Materials. (November 1995)
        • FAO/CARDI/MOA, Barbados - Hot Pepper Production. (December 1995)

    • Compendium of participants trained through the project's workshops / courses / fellowships.

    • Design of the Caribbean Seed and Germplasm Resources Information Network (CSEGRIN) and Operational Manual for CSEGRIN software. (1996)

    • List of major equipment and Instruments supplied under project GCP/RLA/108/ITA. (1993 - 1995)

    • Introduction of Small-scale Cotton Harvester for CARICOM Sea-Island Cotton.

    • Manual for the Caribbean Laboratories on Micropropagation: Principles and Practices.

    • CARICOM Regional Seed Demand/Supply Survey.

    • Directory of Seed Vendors/Suppliers of the CARICOM Region. (1995)

    • Baseline Information on Seed Demand/Supply for selected crops of the CARICOM Region. (1995)

    • Draft National Seed Policy and Plan for Jamaica. (1995)

    • Draft National Seed Policy and Plan for Belize. (1995)

    For further information please contact Mr. C.H. Rosell, Senior Officer, AGPS.


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