The US$700,000 Akinwumi Adesina Youth Agripreneurs Building is a new Training Facility for Capacity Development for Youth Agripreneurs, funded by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and IITA
In the DRC, a variety developed by IITA
under HarvestPlus and officially released as I011661 in 2008 contained 7 ppm of provitamin A and is now under multiplication/distribution.
The successful area-wide classical biological control of cassava mealybug and cassava green mite in Africa--carried out by the IITA
in collaboration with many other institutions--has not been replicated in Latin America, where pest management must rely on farmer participation due to the more localized nature of constraints to productivity.
The five-year Strategic Plan is based on the Public Service Planning Framework with consultations from the Office of the Prime Minister which Iita
thanked for their outstanding input into the framework which serves as a template for the whole of the public service, ensuring uniformity in all government ministries' NDP4 outcomes.
Citing evidence gathered during IITA
field studies in Nigeria, Bandyopadhyay claims the biocontrol method can reduce aflatoxin contamination in corn and groundnuts by 80-90%, in some cases even as much as 99%.
rule applies only to employed resident taxpayers.
Grain Legume Improvement Programme, Crop Improvement Division, IITA
, Ibadan, Nigeria.
This thick proceedings volume presents peer-reviewed papers from the first IITA
International Conference on Nanotechnology and Computer Engineering (CNCE) held July 2010 in Qingdao, China; the conference was co-sponsored by the Intelligent Information Technology Application Research Association, Hong Kong, and the National University of Singapore.
Coincidentally, Kelai collided with Reinhold Iita
129) The results of the 2002 IITA
study concluded that: (1) about 12,000 children working on the farms in Cote d'Ivoire had no family ties; (130) (2) 2,100 children in Cote d'Ivoire were recruited to work through intermediaries; (131) (3) children were involved in the hazardous tasks of applying pesticides, transporting heavy loads, and using machetes; (132) (4) about 64% of the working children were below the age of 14; (133) and (5) only about 34% of children working on the cocoa farms in Cote d'Ivoire attended schools.
Freddie Rodriguez, director of reserve research for IITA
, makes it a point to incorporate Air Force Reservists, including those from the 302nd AW, who have extensive operational experience.
(1990) Cassava in Tropical Africa: A Reference Manual.