Crop improvement, Market Access and Value Chains, Seed systems, Pests and diseases, Aflatoxin
Grain legumes, Groundnut
Farming Systems, Livelihood Systems
West and Central Africa, Mali, Nigeria, Ghana
01 Nov 14
ICRISAT West and Central Africa Highlights 2018: Seed recovery scheme facilitates groundnut seed purity, traceability and availability
ICRISAT WCA Highlights 2018, Nigeria, Seed recovery, Groundnut seeds, USAID, Groundnut upscaling, Enhance production, Improved seed varieties, Smallholder farmers, Breeder and Foundation seed.
West & Central Africa program, Theme: Crop improvement
ICRISAT West and Central Africa Highlights 2018
While recovery is a process used in the banking sector to collect money lent out to clients, with its recovery schedules and clear terms and conditions between clients and financial institutions, the process has served as an inspiration to recover seed in the USAID-funded Groundnut Upscaling Project in Nigeria as an option to enhance the production and availability of different classes of seeds of improved groundnut varieties.