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November 22, 2018

AfricaYam trains Research Technicians on the use of YamBase

Participants were drawn from AfricaYam staff in IITA and partners representatives from Nigeria, Ghana, Republic of Benin and Cote d’Ivoire […]
November 19, 2018

Research indicate Yam extract as possible treatment for cancer, diabetes and more

Researchers from the Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, led by J. O. Olayemi and E. O. […]
October 29, 2018

AFRICAYAM PROJECT WINS BEST POSTER AWARD

The poster paper of the AfricaYam project on “yam anthracnose phenotyping” presented by Dr. Kolade Olufisayo, who works as PDF […]
October 18, 2018

2018 Trial Information

October 15, 2018

VISIT BY DDG-R4D TO WAH SCIENTISTS IN IBADAN

IITA Deputy Director General, R4D, Dr. Saethre, May-Guri with the Head of Administration, West Africa Hub (WAH), Sylvia Oyinlola were […]
October 2, 2018

Mapping Population and Botanical Seeds Distributed to NARS in 2016

D.rotundata     D.alata
August 10, 2018

The AfricaYam New App for Yam Anthracnose Disease

The AfricaYam project has standardized the use of “Detached Leaf Assay (DLA)” and the “Leaf Doctor” app for high-throughput phenotyping […]
July 11, 2018

Yam Team Building Meeting

Members of IITA Yam Team held a meeting on Friday 29 June, 2018. The meeting which was held at the […]
June 20, 2018

Semi-Autotrophic Hydroponic (SAH) Yam Tubers Harvested

Yam seeds produced from Semi-Autotrophic Hydroponics (SAH) plants are currently being harvested by the Yam Breeding team with some tubers […]
May 18, 2018

Released Varieties of Yam

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