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How good are you with crossword puzzles?  Well, here’s one on “Triple S”  developed by Frezer Asfaw and Mihiretu Cherinet. Download the word version here: http://www.sweetpotatoknowledge.org/files/triple-s-crossword-puzzle/ T E N H J W Z Y N S H L P T I L S K U N D H D U W P J P T D I A …

Dissemination of Orange-fleshed sweetpotato in Burundi

Farmers show a high interest and a need to grow Orange-fleshed sweetpotato given that their local varieties are not  yielding enough and asusceptibleble to disease (SPVD and Alternaria Blight). The farmers of the Muyinga have also experienced a drought spell during the last year and need more sweetpotato vines to cope with food insecurity and …

National Varietal Release & Registration Committe in Ghana

SARI & PARTNERS RELEASE 3 NEW COLOURFUL SWEETPOTATO VARIETIES IN GHANA.

On 2nd May 2018, The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research—Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR — SARI) in Ghana in collaboration with the International Potato Centre (CIP) has released three new varieties of C for cultivation by farmers in Northern Ghana, for food security, wealth and health. The event was a gathering of Scientists from …

The SPHI Seed Systems and Crop Management Community of Practice in Kigali, Rwanda

The SPHI Seed Systems and Crop Management Community of Practice held its 9th consultation meeting on 15-17 May 2018, at the Hotel Villa Portofino Kigali, Rwanda. The theme of the meeting was “Engaging youth for improved sweetpotato seed and root production”.     The meeting was attended by 55 participants from 12 countries (Ethiopia, Kenya, …

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