Diagnostic protocols for sweet potato germplasm

Contributors to this section: CIP, Lima, Peru (Carols Chuquillanqui, Segundo Fuentes, Ivan Manrique, Giovanna Muller, Willmer Pérez, Reinhard Simon, David Tay, Liliam Gutarra); CIP, Nairobi, Kenya (Ian Barker); FERA, UK (Derek Tomlinson, Julian Smith, David Galsworthy, James Woodhall).

The following sections provide information on the pests that are within scope of the ISO 17025 accreditation on sweet potato at CIP, Lima, Peru. The information provided includes full biological and control data on the pest, information on distribution and quarantine and detail of the diagnostic approach taken, and serves as a essential reference guide.




The Genebanks

The 11 CGIAR genebanks currently conserve 730,000 of cereals and grain legumes, forage crops, tree species, root and tuber crops, bananas and crop wild relatives.