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Microbial Inheritance in Seeds Project

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in Cleveland Seed Bank, News | Comments Off on Microbial Inheritance in Seeds Project

We are proud to announce our participation in the Microbial Inheritance in Seeds Project!     The Microbial Inheritance in Seeds Project aims to understand the nature of microbial inheritance in seeds. Since it has become clear that beneficial microorganisms can be inherited in seeds, and we know that long-term, positive ecological interactions between seeds and microbes can help us develop a more resilient and adaptive food system, understanding this relationship is of great significance. Yet, as the project states on its website “we still have much to learn about how these microbes are associated with plants and how they are inherited across...

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