Potato Research in Africa to Improve Farmers’ Livelihoods: Priorities in Crop Improvement, Seed System, Crop Management, Nutritional Value, Policies and Marketing uri icon

abstract

  • The harvested area and production of potato in Sub-Saharan Africa has greatly increased over the last decades. However, yields are still low due to various agronomic, institutional and marketing problems. This paper provides an overview of the most urgent research issues to enhance crop improvement, development of locally adapted, effective seed systems, integrated crop technologies and value chains.

publication date

  • 2017
  • 2017