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The African Seed Business Toolbox

This Toolbox is an easy-to-use resource that takes a straightforward business approach.

Local Seed Businesses in Uganda: A Market-oriented Approach towards Community Seed Production

The paper details local seed businesses (LSBs) in Uganda and their effort to create a vibrant, pluralistic, and market oriented seed sector in Uganda.

Can Cultivars from Participatory Plant Breeding Improve Seed Provision to Small-scale Farmers?

This paper discusses how well-adapted cultivars developed through participatory plant breeding (PPB) initiatives create new opportunities for production and distribution of quality seed.

Farmers' Seed Production: New Approaches and Practices

This handbook covers a range of issues relating to local seed supply systems in regards to technical and practical information on seed production and variety maintenance.