The McKnight foundation funded $US 798 600 for activities over a four-year period for the former WAf CoP GIMEM project. The new project aims to develop parasitoid industry for controlling the millet head worm (MHW) in the Sahel.
Source: Sustainable large-scale biological control of the Millet Head Worm in the Sahel
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The case highlights the complexity of issues and actors across the whole of a “seed system.” Throughout the seed value chain, a multitude of opportunities exist for thoughtful funding in research and development to improve the performance of the overall system.
Source: Anja Christinck, Marthe Diarra, and Gottfried Horneber