GMP Africa Maize Breeding Course

Date: 24 – 30 August 2014
 Harare Zimbabwe

CIMMYT and IITA are pleased to announce the 2014 Senior Maize Breeders Update Course. The course is designed to introduce mid-career and senior breeders to new germplasm, breeding informatics tools, approaches to improving the quality of phenotyping, advanced technologies in maize breeding, and application of GIS in variety development and testing. 

DTMA Annual Review and Planning Meeting

 6 – 10 October 2014
 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The 2014 DTMA Annual Review and Planning meeting is scheduled for 6-10 October in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting is being jointly organized by the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research and CIMMYT/IITA.

GMP Africa Meeting

 28 – 31 July 2014
 Nairobi, Kenya

Breeders and seed systems specialists working in the Global Maize Program in Africa will be having their annual meeting in Nairobi, Kenya.  

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by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
The Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa Initiative
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
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Nairobi, Kenya

The DTMA Project is funded
by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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