Varietal Generation and Output

Walker, T S and Alene, A and Ndjuenga, J and Labarta, R and Yigezu, Y and Diagne, A and Andrade, R and Andriatsitohaina, R M and Groote, H D and Mausch, K and Yirga, C and Simtowe, F and Katungi, E and Jogo, W and Jaleta, M and Pandey, S and Kumara Charyulu, D (2015) Varietal Generation and Output. In: Crop Improvement, Adoption and Impact of Improved Varieties in Food Crops in Sub-Saharan Africa. CGIAR and CAB International, UK, pp. 370-387. ISBN 9781780644011

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The substantive findings in Chapters 6–17 are synthesized and reviewed in this and the following chapter, which draw heavily on Walker et al., 2014. Findings are synthesized from two perspectives: a cross-sectional analysis across the 20 crops in 2009–2011 and a before-and-after comparison with the 1998 benchmark and the 2009–2011 data. Findings in this chapter are organized from the evaluation framework of inputs and outputs that was described in Chapter 3. Hypotheses from that chapter are revisited at the end of each thematic section. Where appropriate, results from South Asia reported in Chapters 13 and 14 are cited to provide a spatial benchmark for the outputs of data analysis in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)...

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Varietal Generation, Crop Improvement, Full-time equivalent (FTE) scientists, Sub Saharan Africa, CGIAR, Agricultural research, Varietal output, Scientific strength
Subjects: Others > Agricultural Research
Others > African Agriculture
Depositing User: Mr Ramesh K
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2017 10:24
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017 10:24
Acknowledgement: UNSPECIFIED
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