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Banana Research Priority Assessment
African Consortium for Foc TR4
CGIAR Gender and Breeding Initiative
Breeding Better Bananas
24 Aug, 2016
Root, tuber and banana breeding in Africa shows wide-scale adoption of improved varieties
Crop breeding and the dissemination of improved varieties has been a cornerstone of research for development in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) ...
27 Apr, 2016
Banana research in Africa: modern breeding techniques, regulatory and biosafety issues
Registration is now open for an advanced course ‘Banana research in Africa: modern breeding techniques, regulatory and biosafety issues‘ from 19 – ...
20 Apr, 2016
Gender, breeding and genomics workshop – Open call for case studies
You are invited to submit an abstract for a case study of plant or animal breeding that has successfully incorporated ...
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