Breaking Ground: Scientist L.M. Suresh uses new technology to fight maize lethal necrosis disease in eastern Africa
by Bianca Beks August 3, 2017
Maize lethal necrosis (MLN) disease is putting maize production at risk in eastern Africa, escalating food insecurity in the region.
by Mike Listman July 19, 2017
As a maize seed system specialist, Dagne Wegary works at the nexus between breeding science and actual delivery of improved seed to farmers.
by Jennifer Johnson July 6, 2017
Mainassara Zaman-Allah uses new technologies to speed up the collection of plant information for breeding.
by Katelyn Roett June 22, 2017
Social inequality, including gender discrimination, hinders the potential for economic development, a key focus of the agriculture for development community.
by Bianca Beks June 9, 2017
AbduRahman Beshir and his team are developing climate-resilient, biofortified and biotic stress-tolerant maize to enhance the maize seed sector.
by Jennifer Johnson May 25, 2017
Balwinder Singh uses crop simulation models to help smallholder farmers in South Asia prepare for future climates and unexpected challenges.
by Jennifer Johnson May 10, 2017
Vijay Chaikam works as a scientist and manager at the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center doubled haploid facility in Kiboko, Kenya.
by Matthew O’Leary April 26, 2017
Tending her own crops gives Carolina Camacho insights into the challenges farmers face that she could never have learned in a classroom.
by Bianca Beks April 12, 2017
David Guerena recently joined CIMMYT as soil scientist-systems agronomist, he leads soils/nutrient management activities in Nepal.
by Mike Listman March 29, 2017
Growing up on a small farm in India’s northwest Punjab state, Kanwarpal Dhugga was a young boy when the first Green Revolution wheat varieties arrived in his village.
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