Translational research delivers to breeders worldwide elite wheat lines by stacking yield related traits identified from research projects (https://iwyp.org), aiming to double rates of genetic gain necessary to match increasing demands
Agriculture, Climate Change and Resilience
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Sweet potato leaves, which are currently used for plant propagation or animal fodder, are nutritious and drought-tolerant leafy greens that can provide critical micronutrients for improved human nutrition, especially among women and children.
Climate Change and Resilience, Nutrition, Social and Behavior Change and 1 moreSEE ALL
Climate Change and Resilience, Nutrition, Social and Behavior Change, Processing & ProductionSEE LESS
1/3 of the total food produced is lost before reaching the consumers. The concept of a Dry Chain is in analogy to the Cold Chain. The dry chain focuses on safe storage of seeds, grain and spices, without growth of food spoilage organisms (aflatoxin).
Post Harvest, Processing & Production, Seeds & Stock
Post Harvest, Processing & Production, Seeds & StockSEE LESS
This innovation is a package of technologies that helps smallholder dairy farmers prevent and control sub-clinical mastitis in order to improve milk productivity and quality, which reduces milk production, producer incomes, and food safety.
Food Safety and Standards, Gender, Livestock & Agriculture
Food Safety and Standards, Gender, Livestock & AgricultureSEE LESS
This innovation is a Feeding Support Tool (FST) mobile phone app that allows smallholder farmers to improve the diets of their dairy animals through ration balancing software using locally available feed resources.
The CHARM-EZ-M system, is a lateral flow method for testing mycotoxins in livestock feeds. This accurate system allows for improved and more cost effective surveillance of aflatoxin contaminants in a wide range of livestock feeds.
This innovation is a mobile app to help control and prevent livestock disease by enabling sentries to report livestock disease symptoms in remote locations to a central database which is assessed by veterinarians who determine if follow up is needed.