Research AreasAgrobiodiversity, Crops
CountriesEthiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Zimbabwe
TimelineStart Date: 15 August 2007 | End Date: 31 August 2010
This project targets crop breeding and delivery efforts to enhance impact on the livelihoods of the poor in drought-prone regions of sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia as well as developing sustainable seed production and delivery systems for reaching the poor. Specific crops under investigation include: groundnut, cowpea, bean, chickpea, and pigeon pea.