Zambia

CCRA-4: Soil Metagenomics to Construct Indicators of Soil Degradation

Soil degradation is one of the most important problems for sustainable agriculture worldwide. Because tropical soils have been studied less than temperate soils, understanding and developing […]

An Evaluation of New Market Development and Marketing Strategies on Sorghum and Millet Farmers’ Income in Tanzania and Zambia

The marketing research on sorghum and millet in Tanzania and Zambia contributes to the four INTSORMIL project objectives: promoting economic growth, improving nutrition, increasing yields, and […]

Mugode, Luke

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LTRA-2: An Agricultural Markets Model for Biodiversity Conservation

This project sought to determine the extent to which the Community Markets for Conservation (COMACO) model can be economically self-sustaining and the effectiveness of the different […]

Germplasm Enhancement for Resistance to Insects and Improved Efficiency for Sustainable Agriculture Systems

The overarching goals of this project included: increase yield and promote economic growth, improve nutrition, and improve institutional capacity. Primary research emphasis of this project is […]

  • Start Date: 2002
  • End Date: 2007
  • Project Code: TAM-223
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Chemical and Physical Aspects of Food and Nutritional Quality of Sorghum and Millet

This project focused on improvement of nutritional and grain quality of sorghum and millet, and their processing to competitive products for the West Africa Sahelian marketplace.The […]

  • Start Date: 2002
  • End Date: 2007
  • Project Code: PRF-212
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Market Assessment of Bean and Cowpea Grain and Processed Value-Added Products, and Determination of Both Constraints to and Potential for Growth of Markets in the ESA Region

Most of the bean and cowpea research by the Bean/Cowpea Collaborative Research Support Program (CRSP), National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS), and the International Agricultural Research Centers […]

  • Start Date: 2002
  • End Date: 2007
  • Project Code: ESA1-A1
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Breeding Pearl Millet with Improved Performance and Stability

The goals of this project were to increase diversity of pearl millet germplasm available to breeders and researchers, identify sources of disease and pest resistance for […]

  • Start Date: 2000
  • End Date: 2007
  • Project Code: ARS-206
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Sustainable Management of Insect Pests

This project emphasized collaborative research and education. The IPM approach was used to develop strategies to manage insect pests economically, ecologically, and environmentally. For effective IPM, […]

Gender and Soil Fertility

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