Name: Country Crop Knowledge Bank

Reference: Rice Knowledge Banks showcased by IRRI.

Need to Act?

If you work in the agricultural sector of your country, and there exist no crop knowledge bank for crops that are critical for the country's food security.
Then you should consider creating knowledge banks for those crops, if possible in cooperation with suitable knowledge partners.


Country Crop knowledge bank examples exist for:


For only a few crops and countries there exist dedicated knowledge banks.

Call to Action - #ACT4SDGs

  • Crop Knowledge banks in the native languages exist for all important crops in all developing countries.
  • Under the coordination of CGIAR or similar multilateral public-private partnerships, knowledge institutions and extension specialists provide and maintain the content of these country crop knowledge banks.