The purpose of the Common Bean Productivity Research for Global Food Security program for fiscal year (FY) 2012 is to develop approaches and/or methods that can address challenges to common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) production among small holder producers in food insecure countries.
areas of the world including many Feed the Future (www.feedthefuture.gov) countries such as East and Southern Africa.
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Common Bean Productivity Research for Global Food Security Competitive Grants ProgramAdditional Information of Eligibility:
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