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Welcome to the AgShare.Today Resource Centre

The AgShare.Today Resource Centre brings together a collection of resources related to agriculture. These include open access scientific journals and best practice guides that can be used for background reading and to support research initiatives. The AgShare Featured Resource showcases a new document each month that the AgShare team recommends to all members.

AgShare impact story 3: building researchers’ capacity to publish in high-impact journals

This impact brief outlines the reasons why the publishing process can be slow in some institutions and how AgShare.Today provides comprehensive support to speed this up.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: 2, File type: PDF (728 KB)

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AgShare impact story 2: an example of impact and institutional change: training in scientific writing at KSUSTA, northern Nigeria

This impact brief outlines the approach and lessons learned by AgShare.Today from its first scientific write-shop.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: 2, File type: PDF (779 KB)

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AgShare impact story 1: speeding up the dissemination of results: AgShare.Today’s mobile survey apps and data visualisation tools

This impact brief outlines the work AgShare.Today has done with the Sweet Potato Virus Detection Tool (SPVDT) project, helping the SPVDT team to gather and visualise survey results.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: 2, File type: PDF (808 KB)

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Capturing biochemical diversity in cassava through the application of metabolite profiling

In this study, metabolomic techniques were developed and implemented to characterise the chemotypes of selected cassava accessions and assess potential resources for the breeding programme.

Published by: Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Year: 2018, File type: External link

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AgShare.Today newspaper: issue I

The AgShare.Today newspaper contains stories of the latest AgShare initiatives to support Gates Foundation-funded projects.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: 8, File type: PDF (643 KB)

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AgShare.Today programme brochure

This brochure explains the aims of AgShare.Today, what services we provide and how we can help your Gates Foundation-funded project work more efficiently.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: 8, File type: PDF (425 KB)

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How the Cassava Diagnostics Project has worked directly with farmers to stop the spread of infected planting material

Interview 3 of the CDP achievements series.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: N/A, File type: External link (video)

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How the Cassava Diagnostics Project has used its diagnostic tools to support other agricultural research projects

Interview 7 of the CDP achievements series.

Published by: AgShare.Today, Year: 2018, Pages: N/A, File type: External link (video)

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First report of Cassava brown streak viruses on wild plant species in Mozambique

Cassava brown streak disease (CBSD) caused by Cassava brown streak virus (CBSV) and Ugandan cassava brown streak virus (UCBSV) is the main constraint to cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) production in Mozambique.

Published by: Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, Year: 2018, Pages: 8, File type: External link (2,312 KB)

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The first transcriptomes from field-collected individual whiteflies: a case study of the endosymbiont composition

This study optimised a single whitefly RNA extraction procedure and sequenced the transcriptome of four individual adult sub-Saharan Africa 1 (SSA1) Bemisia tabaci species (B. tabaci).

Published by: Gates Open Research, Year: 2018, Pages: 25, File type: External link (2,630 KB)

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