Dry Grain Pulses (Pulse)

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Impact Brief, 4: Economic impact of CRSP’s investment in the development and dissemination of improved cowpea varietal technology: New evidence from Senegal

Abstract: This brief is based on the Plan B thesis by Benjamin Magen entitled” An Ex Post Economic Impact Assessment of Bean/Cowpea CRSP Investment on Varietal […]

  • Date of Publication: January 2013
  • Author(s): B. Magen; E. Crawford; M. Maredia
  • Type of Document: Impact/Success Story

Impact Brief, 4: Economique des investissements du CRSP sur le developpement et la diffusion des varietes ameliorees de niebe: Nouvelle evidence du Senegal

Abstract: This brief is based on the Plan B thesis by Benjamin Magen entitled” An Ex Post Economic Impact Assessment of Bean/Cowpea CRSP Investment on Varietal […]

  • Date of Publication: January 2013
  • Author(s): B. Magen; E. Crawford; M. Maredia
  • Type of Document: Impact/Success Story

Impact Brief, 3: Farmers in West and Central Africa Obtain Economic Benefits from Enhanced Cowpea Storage Technologies

Summary: Researchers from the Bean/Cowpea Collaborative Research Support Program (B/C CRSP) developed several nonchemical cowpea grain preservation technologies in the 1980s, including hermetic storage in airtight […]

  • Date of Publication: July 2012
  • Author(s): B. Moussa; J. Lowenberg-DeBoer; J. Fulton; K. Boys
  • Type of Document: Impact/Success Story

Climbing Beans in Rwanda: Sharing the Success, Challenges, and Implications in Enhancing Food and Nutritional Security for Small-holder Farmers

A powerpoint presentation given at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”.

  • Date of Publication: 2/13/2012
  • Author(s): Daphrose Gahakwa
  • Type of Document: Media

Biological Foundations for Management of Field Insect Pests of Cowpea in Africa

A powerpoint presentation given at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”.

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): Barry Pittendrigh
  • Type of Document: Media

Enhancing biological nitrogen fixation (BNF) of leguminous crops grown on degraded soils in Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania. II. Physiology Studies

A poster presented at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”. Abstract: Common beans are reported to […]

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): Mercy Kabahuma; Lynne Carpenter-Boggs; Mark Westgate
  • Type of Document: Media

Capactities of U.S. Universities That Can Benefit International Research Efforts on Grain Legumes: A Collaborative Research Experience in Biological Management of Cowpea Insect Pests in West Africa

A poster presented at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”. Abstract: Using the case study of […]

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): Manuele Tamò; Barry Pittendrigh; Clementine Dabire; Malick Ba; Ibrahim Baoua; Mamadou N'Diaye
  • Type of Document: Media

Improving Bean Production in Drought-Prone, Low Fertility Soils of Africa and Latin America – An Integrated Approach

A powerpoint presentation given at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”.

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): Jonathan Lynch
  • Type of Document: Media

Enhancing biological nitrogen fixation (BNF) of leguminous crops grown on degraded soils in Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania. I. Field Trials

A poster presented at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”. Abstract: Yield of common beans on […]

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): Peter Ssenyonga; John Steven Tenywa; Michael Ugen; Susan Nchimbi-Msolla; Augustine Musoni; Ernest Semu; Mark Westgate
  • Type of Document: Media

Bean Utilization and Commercialization in Central Africa: The Case of Smallholder Farmers in Burundi

A poster presented at the 2012 Global Pulse Researchers Meeting, Kigali, Rwanda- “Transforming Grain-Legume Systems to Enhance Nutrition and Livelihoods”. Abstract: This paper evaluates production and […]

  • Date of Publication: 2012
  • Author(s): J. Ochieng; C. Ruraduma; M.C. Niyuhire; D. Wozemba; E. Ouma; E. Birachi
  • Type of Document: Media