Project 1: Legume Breeding – Objectives

The legume breeding project aims at strengthening the local research and training capabilities of the Horticulture Department and Institute of Biotechnology Research (IBR) of JKUAT.

The specific objectives of the project are two-fold:

  1. To develop bean varieties with improved cooking and nutritional quality; and
  2. To improve the research practice at the department of horticulture and Institute of Biotechnology Research of JKUAT.