The Pesticide Plants for Organic Cotton in Mali project is working with local farmers and national institutions in Mali to understand the current use of pesticide plant species.
The goal of Boyaca’s Forgotten Kingdom project is to explore and assess the unknown fungal diversity of the Boyacá region in Colombia.
Boyaca’s Useful Plants project is working to develop a prioritised list of useful plant species for the Boyacá region of Colombia to benefit a broad spectrum of users.
Kew manages hundreds of projects worldwide, focusing on topics as diverse as the effects of climate change on agriculture to the use of Chinese medicinal plants. A selection of key initiatives that Kew is currently working on can be found below. Search to find the project that you are interested in or browse the work that we are doing either globally or by geographic region.
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