A new, french language film has been produced and features the activities of Grain Processing project farmers as they work to improve livelihoods through novel grain processing methods in Niger. Project activities such as the processing of local cereal and legume crops into nutritious, easy-to-cook...
Grain Processing project farmers featured in new video.
15th June 2017
Eduardo Peralta retires after career devoted to returning lupin, quinoa, and amaranth to field and table
5th June 2017
En español aquí - Over the last decade, Ecuadorans have added to their national menu a “new,” fashionable foodstuff that checks all the boxes: nutritious, delicious, local, affordable, and environmentally sustainable. A dense, white bean, lupin was one of the indigenous crops championed by...
Upcoming GREAT course focuses on gender-responsive cereal grains breeding
15th May 2017
GREAT courses equip researchers with tools to enhance the impact their research has on beneficiary communities, while also providing them marketable skills, and new opportunities for publication and career advancement. The GREAT training model is centered upon interdisciplinary team learning,...
2017 - Quarter One Newsletter
1st May 2017
Innovations in program grantmaking and agroecological intensification research are highlighted in this, the latest edition of the CCRP Quarterly Newsletter.Updated May 9, 2017
Entrepreneurial farmer groups discuss porridge mixes in new video
9th March 2017
The Kapkerer Farmers’ Group and the Kiptoruswo Self-Help Group of Nandi, Kenya produce nutrient-dense porridge mixes by integrating legumes into traditional recipes. They hope to increase production and sales of their products, in part, to improve their financial well-being. As part of the CCRP...
Agro-Insight releases new farmer training videos
7th March 2017
Agro-Insight produces multi-language, farmer-to-farmer training videos as part of the organization’s objective of farmer support. The Collaborative Crop Research Program has teamed up with Agro-Insight to support the production of two new video suites to further this effort.The videos, Growing...