Publications

HarvestPlus and its collaborators are generating a substantial body of work in both basic and applied research. Access the extensive library of books, peer-reviewed journal articles, and other research publications from HarvestPlus partners and others.

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HarvestPlus also publishes brochures, abstracts, technical monographs, and working papers that can be downloaded from the section below.

Disseminating Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potato: Mozambique Country Report

From 2007-2009, HarvestPlus and its partners disseminated orange-fleshed sweet potato to more than 24,000 households in Mozambique and Uganda to see if we could reduce vitamin A deficiency—through food. Here are the findings from Mozambique. Learn more about the project.

Report
Crop delivery
Sweet potato

Disseminating Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potato: Uganda Country Report

From 2007-2009, HarvestPlus and its partners disseminated orange-fleshed sweet potato to more than 24,000 households in Mozambique and Uganda to see if we could reduce vitamin A deficiency—through food. Here are the findings from Uganda. Learn more about the project.

Report
Crop delivery
Sweet potato
Uganda

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Disseminating Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potato: Findings from a HarvestPlus Project in Mozambique and Uganda

From 2007-2009, HarvestPlus and its partners disseminated orange-fleshed sweet potato to more than 24,000 households in Mozambique and Uganda to see if we could reduce Vitamin A deficiency--through food. Here is what we found. Read online in magazine format: English Portuguese

Report
Crop delivery
Sweet potato
Uganda

Demand for Maize Hybrids, Seed Subsidies, and Seed Decisionmakers in Zambia

Melinda Smale
Nicole Mason
Working Paper
Maize
Zambia

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application/pdf working_paper_8.pdf (701.84 KB)

A Food Composition Table for Central and Eastern Uganda

Christine Hotz
Abdelrahman Lubowa
Cristina Sison
Mourad Moursi
Cornelia Loechl

The pdf below provides information on how the Food Composition Table was compiled and how to use the available Excel files. To download the Excel files, simply click on the link and save the file to your computer. Please contact us if you have any problems accessing the files.

Uganda
Nutrition
Technical Monograph

A Latent Class Approach to Investigating Farmer Demand for Biofortified Staple Food Crops in Developing Countries: The Case of High-Iron Pearl Millet in Maharashtra, India

Ekin Birol
Dorene Asare-Marfo
Bhushana Karandikar
Devesh Roy
Working Paper
Economics and policy
Pearl millet
India

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Consumer Acceptance of Provitamin A Orange Maize in Rural Zambia

J.V. Meenakshi
A. Banerji
Victor Manyong
Keith Tomlins
Priscilla Hamukwala
Rodah Zulu
Catherine Mungoma

This working paper has now been published in the Journal of Health Economics.

Working Paper
Maize
Zambia

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Plant Ferritin and Non-Heme Iron Nutrition in Humans

Elizabeth C. Theil
Jean-Francois Briat
Nutrition
Technical Monograph

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application/pdf tech01.pdf (312.38 KB)

HarvestPlus Handbook for Carotenoid Analysis

Delia B. Rodriguez-Amaya
Mieko Kimura
Nutrition
Technical Monograph

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application/pdf tech02.pdf (1.14 MB)
application/pdf tech02errata.pdf (372.34 KB)

In vitro Models as Tools for Screening the Relative Bioavailabilities of Provitamin A Carotenoids in Foods

Mark L. Failla
Chureeporn Chitchumroonchokchai
Nutrition
Technical Monograph

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application/pdf tech03.pdf (1.16 MB)
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