WHEAt and barley Legacy for Breeding Improvement

The Whealbi Project Kick-Off meeting

Kick-Off meeting, Clermont-Ferrand, 11-12 march 2014.

Started the 1st of January 2014, the WHEALBI project gathering 18 partners all over Europe was officially launched during the kick-off meeting in Clermont-Ferrand in March.

WHEALBI, funded by the European Union Research Program, aims to help the EU to remain a major actor in world small grain cereal production while addressing the pressing global priorities of improving food quality and reducing environmental impact.

More than 50 persons attended the kick-off meeting.