CIP contributes directly and indirectly through its country programs to the achievement of the MDGs
The meeting gave the participants the opportunity to share the progress and challenges in the area of sweet potato breeding in SSA and also learn about the new tools that […]
In her keynote address to the World Potato Congress on July 28, CIP Director General Wells spoke positively about growth potential of China’s potato market. “With the Chinese people’s dream for […]
The Potato Association of America held their 99th Annual Meeting during July 19-23, 2015 in the east coast port city of Portland, Maine. Dr. Noelle Barkley, of the International Potato Center […]
International Potato Center Announces Partnership with Novogene Bioinformatics Technology to Advance Global Potato Genomics
Joint research project to sequence 10 new potato genomes with the goal of facilitating production of improved varieties
Construction of a new research campus for the CIP-China Center for Asia Pacific (CCCAP) in Yanqing, China is moving forward. Construction of secondary structures of the research building has been completed and interior finishing has begun in the office area and living quarters, whereas access roads and other infrastructure are underway. Once completed, CCCAP will be a fully integrated, world-class agricultural research center that will contribute to improving root and tuber production in China, East Asia and the Pacific.