CCRP extends a warm welcome to Julio Postigo who joins the leadership team as the liaison scientist for the Andes Community of Practice (CoP). Julio has a PhD in geography from the University of Texas at Austin and was a postdoctoral fellow at the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center at...
Julio Postigo named liaison scientist for the Andes Community of Practice
11th February 2016
2015 - Quarter Four Newsletter
10th February 2016
Catch up on grantmaking news and Farmer Research Network progress with the latest edition of the CCRP Quarterly Newsletter. Recent regional visits and the ninth annual Southern Africa Community of Practice meeting are featured.
2015 - Quarter Three Newsletter
18th November 2015
Catch up on grantmaking news and Farmer Research Network progress with the latest edition of the CCRP Quarterly Newsletter. Recent regional visits and the 11th annual Andes Community of Practice meeting are featured.
Megan Powers named International Program Officer
1st November 2015
Megan Powers has joined The McKnight Foundation as International Program Officer. Megan will support CCRP organizational and project management efforts. During five years as a senior consultant at Grassroots Solutions, Megan led coordination, advising, and evaluation efforts on a host of nonprofit...
CCRP - 30 years of solutions for sustainable local food systems through agricultural research
1st November 2015
For over 30 years, The McKnight Foundation’s Collaborative Crop Research Program has explored solutions for sustainable local food systems through agricultural research. The program grew out of the Foundation’s Plant Biology Program, which was founded in 1983, and reflects the Foundation’s long-...
2015 - Quarter Two Newsletter
4th August 2015
View the Collaborative Crop Research Program's 2015 second quarter newsletter. Eastern and West African Community of Practice report from their recent regional meetings. Planing activities surrounding the implementation of model FRNs are highlighted.