hand pollination of Mchare banana IITA Arusha Tanzania BPAT assessors with IITA Mchare banana breeding team Arusha Tanzania IITA Matooke banana breeding team Sendusu Uganda IITA Matooke banana breeding trial Sendusu Uganda NARO Matooke banana breeding trial Kawanda Uganda NARO
In March 2017, the BPAT team of assessors, traveled to CIMMYT in Mexico, to review the wheat breeding program. Dr Ravi Singh – CIMMYT distinguished scientist and Head Wheat breeder BPAT assessors at CIMMYT Obregon BPAT assessors at CIMMYT Obregon
Dr David Jordan and Dr Emma Mace (QAAFI) interviewed by Channel 7 (Toowoomba, QLD, Australia) A Warwick research facility is wrapping up a project, funded by Bill Gates, to develop drought-resistant sorghum for use in Ethiopia. (SOURCE: 7 News Toowoomba
The results from the BPAT reviews (done in November 2016) were used in a workshop held for ICRISAT cooperators to help guide breeding programs in improving their targeting, speed, scale, efficiency, quality (control, precision, and accuracy) according to each partner’s
In November 2016, the BPAT team of assessors, traveled to ICRISAT in India, to review 5 major breeding programs :- sorghum, pearlmillet, pigeonpea, groundnut and chickpea. ICRISAT breeding programs BPAT assessors at ICRISAT India ICRISAT ground nut breeding program BPAT
1 2 3 In August 2016, the BPAT team visited the bread wheat breeding program at the Ethiopian Institute for Agricultural Research, in Kulumsa Ethiopia.
In August 2016, the BPAT team met with the EIAR (Ethiopian Institute for Agricultural Research) bread wheat breeding team, in Kulumsa, Ethiopia.
The BPAT team visited the durum wheat breeding facilities of EIAR (Ethiopian Institute for Agricultural Research), in Debre Zeit.
In August 2016, the BPAT team visited the Ethiopia Institute for Agricultural Research (EIAR) Chickpea breeding program in Debre Zeit in Ethiopia.
In August 2016, the BPAT team visited the Maize and Wheat production programs in Rift Valley Ethiopia.