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Marco Wopereis: “Our work is now more important than ever”

During the official opening of the new addition to the World Vegetable Center South Asia building in Hyderabad, India on 18 October 2016, the Director General addressed the Center's regional role in vegetable productivity, new technology to benefit small-scale producers, and the need to overcome malnutrition, especially among women and children.

2016-10-25T06:05:09+00:00October 20th, 2016|Categories: In Brief, South Asia|Tags: |

The contribution of international vegetable breeding to private seed companies in India

Crop breeding research by international agricultural research centers usually serves public sector crop breeding, but does it still have a role when research and development have shifted to the private sector? This paper explores this question for vegetables in India using data from 27 private companies and 9 public organizations.

2016-10-22T04:50:25+00:00July 15th, 2016|Categories: Recent Research|Tags: , , , , |