25 million Ugandans rely on Matooke cultivation, interview Breeding Better Banana project leaders on NBS TV channel. [April 27, 2017]
More than 50 researchers and breeders met in Kampala, Uganda, to discuss progress in banana breeding. [April 27, 2017]
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Banana genomics Workshop at PAG 2018
The The Banana genomics workshop and Musabase presentation at PAG will be in the Pacific Salon 6-7 (2nd floor) from 10:30 - 12:40, Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
SGN and RTB Databases Workshop at PAG 2018
The The SGN and RTB databases workshop at PAG will be in the Towne Room from 10:30 - 12:40, Jan 16, 2018.
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Promusa: Mobilizing banana science for sustainable livelihoods
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National Banana research program for improved food security and and house hold income

Banana Pests and Diseases Handbook
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