Reports

 

Reports from 2016/2017 TASAI Roll-out

TASAI is currently conducting studies in the following 12 countries, namely Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Madagascar, Mozambique, Senegal, Tanzania, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Country reports and briefs for these countries will be available in the second half of 2017. We will update this page as each report is finalized.

Kenya Brief 2016

Kenya flagKenya Seed Index Brief 2016 This brief summarizes the key findings of a second study conducted in 2015 and 2016 to appraise Kenya’s formal seed sector. As in the pilot study, the brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in Kenya, namely maize, sorghum, beans and cowpea.


Uganda Brief 2016

Uganda Seed Index Brief 2016 This brief summarizes the key findings of a second study conducted in 2015 and 2016 to appraise Uganda’s formal seed sector. As in the pilot study, the brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in Uganda – maize, sorghum, beans, and millet.


Reports from 2014/2015 TASAI Pilot

Kenya Brief

Kenya flagKenya seed index brief 2015 This brief summarizes the key findings of a major study conducted in 2013 and 2014 to appraise the structure and economic performance of Kenya’s seed sector. The brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in Kenya, namely maize, sorghum, beans and cowpea.


South Africa Brief

South Africa seed index brief 2015 This brief summarizes the key findings of a major study conducted in 2013 and 2014 to appraise the structure and economic performance of South Africa’s seed sector. The brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in South Africa – maize, soybean, sunflower, and wheat.


Uganda Brief

Uganda seed index brief 2015 This brief summarizes the key findings of a major study conducted in 2013 and 2014 to appraise the structure and economic performance of Uganda’s seed sector. The brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in Uganda – maize, sorghum, beans, and millet.


Zimbabwe Brief

Zimbabwe seed index brief 2015 This brief depicts the key findings of a major study conducted in 2013 and 2014 to appraise the structure and economic performance of Zimbabwe’s seed sector. The brief focuses on four grain crops that are important to food security in – maize, sorghum, cotton, and soybean.


Reports from 2012 TASAI Design

TASAI Design

TASAI Design TASAI Design: Oct 2012 TASAI was designed after careful and lengthy consultation with seed industry experts in Africa and leading index coordinators. This report summarizes the many considerations that we took into account in designing TASAI. It provides a justification for our methods.