AGRA Encourage stakeholders to produce high-quality seeds

Dr. George Bigirwa, the Deputy Vice President of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), has warned seed industry participants to develop high-quality seeds. He claimed that seeds were essential for both food production and the effort to maintain food...

Building capability in food system analysis and interventions in Uganda

An update on a two-part IFSTAL training course held at Makerere University Bring together 26 individuals drawn from university students, academics and professionals working across the food sector in Uganda and what do you have? The kernel of a powerful network to help...

Africa: CIMMYT to Organize a CGIAR varietal enhancement project

As part of the One CGIAR reform, the Global Science Group in western and eastern Africa, Genetic Innovation will undertake a crop breeding and seed systems project for major crops such as peanuts, sorghum, and millet. The project will be led by the International Maize...

INVITATION for expressions of interest to document seed case studies

Documenting seed case studies to scale up the narrative of Farmer Managed Seed Systems in Africa Terms of Reference Introduction: These terms of reference invite agricultural actors and those involved in the seed sector to share the good and little-known...