Field Medine (8)

Nationality: Mauritius
Gender: Female

Phone: (230) 4600021
Email: babita3jdussoruth@gmail.com
Skype name:  babita240312
Type of organisation: Research and Extension Public
Geographical scope: National

Main professional activity: Research
Professional qualifications:

B.Sc in Food and Agricultural Biotechnology
M.Sc. in Horticultural Studies

Main skills:

Germplasm evaluation
In vitro conservation
Germplasm collecting
In situ conservation
Tissue culture
Plant development
Plant nutrition
Production systems
Production systems
Organic production
Postharvest handling
Postharvest physiology
Fruit quality
Innovation systems

Past or present banana-related activities:

involved in introduction and evaluation of germplasm with regard to biotic and abiotic challenges/ involved in rehabilitation and conservation of local germplasm using tissue culture methods.
Also involved in genetic improvement of local banana germplasm, with respect to fungal disease, using nuclear techniques.
Also involved in providing support to produce value-added banana products.

Languages: English, French, Hindi
ProMusa member: Yes
Crop Protection Working Group: Yes
Crop Production Working Group: Yes
Crop Improvement Working Group: Yes
Last updated: Monday January 22, 2018 19:35:56 CET