The dissemination of locally adapted orange-fl eshed sweetpotato (OFSP) varieties among producers combined with the development of market linkages ensures the breakthrough of OFSP on the fresh-root market.Read More »
Harmonizing definitions for sweetpotato seed classes: What role for Monitoring, Learning and Evaluation practitioners?
The Sweetpotato Seed Systems and crop management Community of Practice (SSS-CoP) is in the process of coming up with common definitions for sweetpotato seed classes within sub-Saharan Africa. Countries in the region are at advanced stages towards developing standards for production of quality seed for the various seed classes. However, …Read More »
With the recent global recognition of CIP’s work in biofortification through the award of World Food Prize has come questions about the evidence of the success that informed the award. This evidence will no doubt come from the CIP team and its partners who routinely monitor and evaluate sweetpotato projects …Read More »
URBAN NUTRITION: BRINGING NUTRITIOUS ORANGE FLESHED SWEETPOTATO INTO THE KITCHENS AND CLASSROOMS OF MAPUTO
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This is a report of breeders annual meeting held at Mukono, 2011. This reports’ key goals are sharing of breeding research progress, clone selection training and ways of engaging farmer in varietal selection.Read More »