HORTIVAR - Horticulture Cultivars Performance Database
Summary Hortivar is FAO´s database on performances of horticulture cultivars in relation to agro-ecological conditions, cultivation practices, the occurrence of pests and diseases and timing of the production. It covers six categories of horticultural crops: fruits, vegetables, roots and tubers, ornamentals, mushrooms, herbs and condiments.
A tool for easy and quick retrieval of information related to horticulture cultivars all over the world
A standard methodology for data recording of cultivar trials
A source for data analysis and extrapolation (GIS applications)
A template for educational purposes in colleges and universities
A lively interface between scientists and growers
A tool for quick retrieval of information on seed sources