Enhancement of Native Fruit and Nut Arboretum in South Kyrgyzstan
National Germplasm Resources
2013 Annual Report
1a.Objectives (from AD-416):
Support the enhancement of the existing Dendropark as a benefit-sharing project for providing access to the indigenous genetic resources of Kyrgyzstan by ARS scientists in 2009.
1b.Approach (from AD-416):
Set up the grant and provide funding to support the enhancement of the Dendropark. The cooperator will then properly prepare, plant and maintain the new planting site. The cooperator will provide the necessary labor and supplies to support planting, weeding, pruning, pest control, irrigation, labeling, mapping and other necessary activities to maintain and enhance the overall planting, using funds from outside of this grant.
In FY 13, no new activity was conducted under this agreement.