Tropical Grain Legumes in Africa and South Asia: Knowledge and Opportunities


A report that brings together the information required to develop an effective research and development strategy for tropical legumes. Covers the major grain legumes grown in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia for food security, income, improved nutrition, and helping to maintain soil fertility. Analyzes the impact on productivity of investment in agricultural research and development; reviews past trends in productivity and trade, and projections through 2020; and identifies constraints on production and opportunities for improving productivity.

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Number of pages: 116
File type: PDF
File size: 1.97 MB

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