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Delivering Perennial New and Orphan Crops for Resilient and Nutritious Farming Systems

Abstract: Supporting the diversification of African agricultural systems by the further integration of nutritious, perennial ‘new and orphan crops’ (NOC)

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Breeders’ views on the production of new and orphan crops in Africa: a survey of constraints and opportunities

Abstract New and orphan crops, which in the past have received only limited research attention, have great potential to support

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Supporting human nutrition in Africa through the integration of new and orphan crops into food systems: placing the work of the African Orphan Crops Consortium in context

Abstract Better integrating currently under-researched nutrient-rich new and orphan crops (NOC) into food systems could play an important role in

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Promoting neglected and underutilized crop species

Crops that have been forgotten over the last century are being rediscovered. Scientists and policymakers are now beginning to recognize

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