DES MOINES, IOWA, USA, 19th October 2017 – If we have a powerful and effective research-proven solution to a chronic global problem
BALTIMORE, MD, October 17, 2017 – Today, Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) announced a new memorandum of understanding between the three agencies
Stakeholders came together in a workshop to discuss and prioritize action plans for preventive control of the Maize Lethal Necrosis (MLN) in maize production, on 26 September at IITA, Ibadan.
A week-long training for policymakers from the East Africa Community (EAC) partner states on aflatoxins and progress on efforts to reduce its contamination in food and feeds in the region is currently underway in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
The team behind a new mobile app that uses artificial intelligence to accurately diagnose crop diseases in the field has won a $US100,000 award to help expand their project to help millions of small-scale farmers across Africa.
Representatives from the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), and IITA convened at the seventh African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 4-8 September, to formalize ongoing strategic partnership and strengthen collaboration.
During his trip to IITA-Kalambo on 31 August, DG Nteranya Sanginga visited the Centre de Recherche en Sciences Naturelles de Lwiro (CRSN/LWIRO), one of IITA’s national research partners based in Bukavu, to meet with CRSN/LWIRO Director General Prof. Jean Marie Mushagalusa.
Today in Dakar, both Senegal and The Gambia simultaneously took a giant leap forward in technology to fight Aflatoxin. BAMTAARE SA has signed a technology transfer license and agreement with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) for local manufacture, distribution, and sale of Aflasafe SN01™
Aujourd’hui à Dakar, le Sénégal comme la Gambie feront une percée technologique dans la lutte contre les aflatoxines. L’Institut International d’Agriculture tropicale (IITA) vient de signer un accord de licence et de transfert de technologie avec BAMTAARE SERVICES SA pour la fabrication locale d’Aflasafe SN01 et sa distribution au Sénégal et en Gambie.
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