Mung Central Newsletter 2020 Edition 6

Date released
20 April 2020

The International Mungbean Improvement Network


The 6th edition of Mung Central, the official newsletter of the International Mungbean Improvement Network (IMIN) is out now. 

Articles include:

  • Mungbean going for gold in Australia
  • Inclusive crop improvement
  • DAF scientist awarded for being a mungbean champion
  • Annual meeting of International mungbean Network
  • Winning a grant for the greater good
  • New mungbean variety developed in India
  • More spring varieties identified for the Uttar Pradesh region
  • Staff feature: New to the network! Introducing Dr Araz Solman
  • Recipe corner
  • Research publications and events

The IMIN is a collaboration between the following organisations, with funding from ACIAR:

  • World Vegetable Centre (WorldVeg)
  • Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Australia
  • Pulses Research Centre of the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (PRC-BARI)
  • Myanmar Department of Agricultural Research (DAR)
  • Indian Institute of Pulses Research under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR-IIPR).

By developing mungbean, the IMIN and its outcomes will make farms more productive and increase farmers' livelihoods. 

If you are interested in finding out more about collaboration with IMIN, please email: [email protected].

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