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

Date Published: 2012
Author/s: Tsedeke Abate, Arega D. Alene, David Bergvinson, Bekele Shiferaw, Said Silim, Alastair Orr, Solomon Asfaw
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Affiliation: CIAT, IITA


In this report we attempt to bring together the information required to
develop an effective research and development strategy for tropical
legumes. More specifically, we analyze the impact on productivity of
investment in agricultural research and development; review past trends
in productivity and trade, and projections through 2020; and identify
constraints on production, and opportunities for improving productivity