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8th External Program and Management Review

Download the report: (January 2015) The 8th Annual Program and Management Review of AVRDC – The World Vegetable Center covered the period from 2009-2014. The review was conducted by a three-member panel: Dr. Douglas Pachico, Agricultural Economist and Consultant (Chair)

SEAVEG2014 Proceedings

SEAVEG2014 Proceedings

A review of successes, bottlenecks, observations and experiences in the Asian vegetable sub-sector to enhance regional and international cooperation.

The AVRDC Genebank

Asian Seed, the official publication of the Asia and Pacific Seed Association, featured an article about the AVRDC Genebank in its March/April 2014 issue.

Traditional Vegetables: Recipes from Cameroon

Traditional Vegetables: Recipes from Cameroon

Tempt your palate with the tastes and textures of traditional vegetables: amaranth, African eggplant, jute mallow, nightshade and okra!

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Recipes View all

Healthy Jelly

Healthy Jelly

Served chilled, this light, delicious, and nutritious dessert is a perfect summer treat.

African Vegetable Loaf

African Vegetable Loaf

Quick nutritious patties that are easy to prepare.

African eggplant and okra

African eggplant and okra

Gentle stewing blends the subtle tastes of fresh vegetables into a savory and nutritious side dish.

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Malabar spinach (<i>Basella</i> spp.)

Malabar spinach (Basella spp.)

A versatile leafy vegetable that can be grown as an annual or perennial. Grow in containers or in the field for a steady supply of nutritious greens.

Celosia (Celosia argentea)

Ethiopian kale (Brassica carinata)

AVRDC is a member of:
The Association of International Research and Development Centers for Agriculture (AIRCA) is a nine-member alliance focused on increasing global food security by supporting smallholder agriculture within healthy, sustainable and climate-smart landscapes. The Global Horticulture Initiative is a worldwide program intended to foster more efficient and effective partnerships and collective action among stakeholders for horticultural development.