Delivering Safe Beans for Better Health

By Dr. Boaz Waswa, Senior Scientist – Pan Africa Bean Research Alliance According to FAO, foodborne diseases affect 1 in 10 people worldwide each year. Over 600 million people fall sick due to various foodborne illnesses. In addition, foodborne illness is responsible...

New groundnut varieties in Uganda released

Groundnut whose scientific name is Arachis hypogaea L, also known as peanut, is the said to be the second most important legume after beans in Uganda. Experts say the traditional groundnut varieties are of the red Valencia type, but of a very mixed nature ranging from...