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Scientific officer- applied research data management

ICRISAT seeks applications from candidates who are dynamic and highly skilled in data management, computer database applications & productivity software to assist in plant breeding activities and field research. There are two positions at ICRISAT Research Centers; one will be based in Bamako, Mali and the other in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.  ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization...

ICRISAT and local seed companies to build a seed industry for supply of high performing hybrids to small holder farmers

Demand for sorghum and pearl millet as major food, feed and fodder crop continues to increase globally.  However, in the last 50 years, these grains have largely been abandoned in favor of the more popular maize, wheat, rice and soya beans. This is because of unavailability of improved and adaptable cultivars(a plant variety produced in...

Atelier d’échanges sur le processus de commercialisation des semences de nouvelles variétés d’arachide, du mil, du sorgho et du niébé au Mali.

L’équipe sur les systèmes semenciers de l’ICRISAT avec l’appui du projet AVISA financé par la fondation Bill & Melinda Gates organise un atelier d’échanges sur le processus de commercialisation des semences de nouvelles variétés d’arachide, du mil, du sorgho et du niébé au Mali. L’atelier se tiendra du 25 au 26 novembre 2019 dans les locaux de l’ICRISAT à...

AVISA Annual Review and Convening on CGIAR/NARS Partnership

A convening on sustainable seed systems for the AVISA crops and a CGIAR/NARS partnership scheduled 2nd – 6th December 2019 in Kampala, Uganda. The meeting is organised by the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and hosted by International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) –Uganda. AVISA is a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation project implemented...

African Plant Breeders Association Conference Announcement: https://africaplantbreeders.com/

https://africaplantbreeders.com/  Registration now open for the launch and maiden conference of the African Plant Breeders Association Conference Announcement (APBA). keep the dates open for a Conference to remember. Excellent side events and attractions, pre and post conference under planning. Over 300 participants from world class institutions across Africa and other nations outside Africa expected. Let’s...

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