International Sorghum and Millet Collaborative Research Support Program (INTSORMIL CRSP)


Date of this Version


Document Type

Conference Proceeding


NFTRC, INTSORMIL, Cereal Science and Technology Southern Africa, Rural Industries Promotions Company (Botswana), Botswana Agricultural Marketing Board, BCMO, November 2008.


Language of the conference: English.


Objectives of the workshop:

To review the current status of local cereals production and processing explore opportunities for growing the cereal industry.

To promote diversification of cereal processing by sensitizing all players and stakeholders in the cereals industry about readily available alternative cereals processing technologies which have commercial potential.

To promote and strengthen collaboration between local and international researchers, as well as fostering strategic partnerships between researchers and users of technologies to develop customer tailored processing technologies.