Kenya and Nigeria among beneficiaries of $13 Million USAID award for Global Biotech Potato Partnership

Media: Kilimo News

Through the Feed the Future Initiative, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a five-year, $13 million award for a collaborative partnership led by Michigan State University (MSU). The Feed, the Future Global Biotech Potato Partnership, will bring late blight disease resistant (LBR) potatoes in farmer-preferred varieties to the Asian countries of Bangladesh and Indonesia and the African countries of Kenya and Nigeria.