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The good grains

Are there added values in older grain types compared with modern varieties?

Cereal grains are a central part of our cultural heritage and have contributed to the development of human civilization. Heritage cereals – old varieties that have not undergone modern refinement – have greater genetic variation than modern cereals and are considered to be more resilient to environmental variation. Are there other advantages? Follow our work as we look into this!

Published: 07 June 2023 - Page editor: cbm-webmster@slu.se
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