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Released / launched sweetpotato varieties in the Americas (update March 2019)

This in an update appendix 1 in Grüneberg et al (2015) and provides details about released / launched sweetpotato varieties over the past three decades by 17 classification variables, namely 1) country, 2) year of release / launch, 3) variety type, 4) recombination method 5) Selection method 6) storage root …

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Video: Akarabo Golden Power Biscuit

This video is in Kinyarwanda, advertising the Golden Power Biscuit being baked and sold by Urwibutso Enterprise in Rurindo, Rwanda. The biscuit replaces 43% of wheat flour with pro-vitamin A rich sweetpotato, the latter shown by smallholder farmer in Rwanda.

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Good Manufacturing Practices and Microbial Contamination Sources in Orange Fleshed Sweet Potato Puree Processing Plant in Kenya

Limited information exists on the status of hygiene and probable sources of microbial contamination in Orange Fleshed Sweet Potato (OFSP) puree processing. The current study is aimed at determining the level of compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), hygiene, and microbial quality in OFSP puree processing plant in Kenya. Intensive …

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