Robert Mwanga, a CCRP grantee from 1994-2009, was one of four co-recipients of the 2016 World Food Prize. Dr. Mwanga and his colleagues at Uganda’s National Agricultural Research Organization developed more than 20 sweetpotato varieties, many of which were biofortified with vitamin A. A scientific...
Exclusive Interview with Robert Mwanga, 2016 World Food Prize Co-Recipient
15th November 2016
2016 - Quarter Three Newsletter
2nd November 2016
Catch up on program news with the latest edition of the CCRP Quarterly Newsletter. Recent regional visits and the Andes Community of Practice are featured.
Advancing Together_Highlights from 10 years of CCRP in West Africa
10th October 2016
Advancing Together: Highlights from 10 years of CCRP in West AfricaOctober 11, 2016 - Highlights from 10 years of work in the West Africa Community of Practice of The McKnight Foundation's Collaborative Crop Research program. Download PDF at:https://www.mcknight.org/system/asset/document/...
New Frontiers in Legume Research
10th October 2016
A collection of case studies based on 10 years of research in Malawi, produced by the McKnight Collaborative Crop Research Program's Southern Africa community of practice.
Urine is Boss!
3rd October 2016
Excited by the idea that top dressing their crops with urine would increase their crop yields, FUMA Gaskiya farmers experimented for three years with using human urine as fertilizer to enrich the nutrient poor Nigerian soil that they cultivate for their livelihood. CCRP invites you to witness video...
2016 - Quarter Two Newsletter
1st August 2016
Catch up on program news with the latest edition of the CCRP Quarterly Newsletter. Recent regional visits and the EAf Africa Community of Practice annual meeting are featured.