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Beans for Africa: University research linking Private Sector with farmers
University of Nairobi, Kenya
Addressing the challenge of short day length and disease, this RUFORUM grantee worked closely with farmers to develop export quality runner bean lines suitable for cultivation under tropical conditions. These efforts were then extended in projects to add value and market the beans.
Capacity Building, Community Engagement, Crop Production, Value chain