It is the responsibility of the member to secure needed permits in a timely manner to receive HRDC material. However, HRDC will be guiding the process to be followed for such material transfers.
If there is any specific request to share such lines, HRDC would make them available. However, this will be considered on a case-to-case basis.
Regular updates/information will be shared through emails to the members, and through the HRDC and IRRI websites.
A high-value shuttle breeding program involving all HRDC members will begin at around April 2017 and will span three to four years after alignment with the molecular breeding strategy from a newly formed HRDC technical committee. This will involve sharing a few F2...
Five members (geneticists) have been identified by the Chair of the HRDC in consultation with the Advisory Committee. These members will be announced soon and will meet sometime in February 2017.