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: 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

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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Crop Strategies Brochure

Created 2013

Brochure

Natural Genetic Variation in Lycopene Epsilon Cyclase Tapped for Maize Biofortification

Carlos E. Harjes
Torbert R. Rocheford
Ling Bai
Thomas P. Brutnell et al
Crop development
Abstracts

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Are Consumers Willing to Pay More for Biofortified Foods? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Uganda

Shyamal Chowdhury
J V Meenakshi
Keith Tomlins
Constance Owori

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

Working Paper
Economics and policy
Uganda

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A Review of Agriculture and Health Policies in Uganda with Implications for the Dissemination of Biofortified Crops

Michael J. Potts
Stella Nagujja
Working Paper
Economics and policy
Uganda

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Grain Position Affects Grain Macronutrient and Micronutrient Concentrations in Wheat

Daniel F. Calderini
Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio
Crop development
Wheat
Abstracts

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application/pdf abstract01.pdf (189.75 KB)

Are Synthetic Hexaploids a Means of Increasing Grain Element Concentrations in Wheat?

Daniel F. Calderini
Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio
Crop development
Wheat
Abstracts

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application/pdf abstract02.pdf (192.45 KB)
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