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SweetGAINS: Sweetpotato Genetic Advances and Innovative Seed Systems Development project

Yencho, George (Craig) Craig


SweetGAINS is an ambitious three-year project designed to modernize sweetpotato breeding in Africa. SweetGAINS will improve breeding operations and methodologies, ensure integration between breeding outputs and early generation seed availability, and strengthen a joint SpeedBreeders and Seed Community of Practice (CoP) by 2023.

Region(s)/Country(s): Kenya | Uganda | Mozambique
10/01/2019 - 01/31/2023

Institutional Partner(s):
National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), Uganda
Funding Agency(s)/Sponsor(s):
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)

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