The Breadfruit Institute

Summary
The Breadfruit Institute’s Mission is to promote the study and use of breadfruit for food and reforestation. A major goal is to distribute varieties from the collection to tropical countries throughout the globe, thereby contributing to sustainable agriculture, food security, and crop diversity. It will continue to take a leading role in conservation of breadfruit diversity and ethnobotanical research documenting traditional uses and cultural practices involving breadfruit.

Organization
Breadfruit Institute Hawaii

Group
Webs

File type
Web Page

Topic
AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING

Related topics
AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING, BIOLOGY, INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE AND ETHNOBOTANY, MARKETS AND MARKETING, NUTRITION AND HEALTH

Underutilized species mentioned
Artocarpus altilis

Keywords
agroforestry, awareness, breeding-plant, conservation-ex situ/ off farm, conservation-in situ/ on, ecosystems, ethnobotany, farming systems, food basket, genetic diversity within species, markets, markets-local

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