Researchers and partners launch SARD-SC maize component

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Researchers and partners working under the Support for Agricultural Research for Development for Strategic Crops (SARD-SC) have launched the maize commodity component in Nigeria. The cassava component was launched in DR Congo last week. Declaring the event open, Dr Ylva Hillbur, Deputy Director General for Research urged participants to think differently and do things differently to create impact. Funded by the African Development Bank, the SARD-SC is a 5-year, multi-CGIAR center initiative that aims to enhance the productivity and income derived from ...

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