Mung Central Newsletter 2021 Edition 8

Date released
01 July 2021

A collaboration of 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)


Edition 8 of Mung Central, the official newsletter of the International Mungbean Improvement Network (IMIN) is out now.

Articles include:

  • New sources of resistance to yellow mosaic disease identified in mungbean
  • A new source of resistance to powdery mildew in mungbean mini-core collection
  • Mungbean attracts the “eyes” of commercial farmers in Uganda
  • Alleviating hidden hunger and securing livelihoods in Tanzania
  • Recipe: Makende
  • Staff feature from India
  • Project News & Events

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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