Empowering maize breeders: IITA’s training on EBS new features leads the way

Participants at the training with IITA Head of Breeding and Senior Director of Breeding and Pre-breeding, Prof John Derera

To empower maize breeders and research support teams and elevate breeding standards, IITA organized a 2-day training workshop on the core functionalities of EBS. Facilitated by Simon Imoro and Bunmi Bossey, the training aimed to equip participants with practical skills to navigate the system’s recent upgrades and novel features.

Bunmi Bossey

Bunmi Bossey leads the ‘journey of adoption’ for the Enterprise Breeding System at IITA, supporting breeders to run maize trials in the new system.