G.Smith (CIAT)

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“White gold” beans to beat drought in Ethiopia

By Georgina Smith (CIAT) New drought-resilient white beans – most commonly used to make baked beans – will be deployed to Ethiopia, as erratic weather threatens national production and farmers’ incomes. Severe drought in Ethiopia, Africa’s largest exporter of the bean used to make baked beans, could hit production for millions who cultivate and rely… Read more »