WA link in bean breeding program

Updated June 28 2021 - 7:53pm, first published May 28 2021 - 4:00pm
Alliance Bioversity International-CIAT bean breeding program technician Steven Musoke in the screenhouse in Kawanda, Uganda.
Alliance Bioversity International-CIAT bean breeding program technician Steven Musoke in the screenhouse in Kawanda, Uganda.

GOOD progress has been made in the first 12 months of an innovative project, linking The University of Western Australia (UWA) Institute of Agriculture researchers and east African partners to breed new, fast-cooking common bean (Phaseolus spp) varieties biofortified with iron and zinc.

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