Continued efforts have been made by the General Organization for Seed Multiplication to preserve local wheat varieties and raise their variety purity. Where harvesting cultivated wheat varieties within multiplication stations has begun under the direct supervision of the General Organization for Seed Multiplication’s agronomists.
It is noteworthy that the G.O.S.M. has maintained 18 of the local wheat varieties from 2014 to 2017, where the G.O.S.M. had received three of them from the FAO. Organization. These varieties have been planted in the multiplication stations of the G.O.S.M. in the governorates of Aleppo and Idleb, with the aim of producing registered and basis stages.