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Strategic Assessment of Banana Research Priorities – Launch of trilingual website and call for global stakeholder feedback

As part of a multi-crop priority assessment exercise coordinated by the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas, the impact of five different research investments for bananas and plantains has been estimated. We are delighted to announce the launch of a trilingual website that provides a knowledge toolkit introducing the methods and results of […]

Farmer-friendly method controls banana Xanthomonas wilt (BXW) disease

Bioversity International, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and the Institutional Learning and Change (ILAC) Initiative under the umbrella of the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas are collaborating on efforts to get banana farmers in East and Central Africa to adopt new and simpler approach to contain the devastating disease caused […]

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