Posts Tagged ‘France’

Global wheat community discusses research, partnerships at Obregon pilgrimage

For hundreds of international agricultural development experts, an annual gathering in northern Mexico provides a vital platform for sharing and debating the latest wheat breeding news and research.

Knight of the Order of Agricultural Merit bestowed on WHEAT independent steering committee member

John R. Porter, member of the WHEAT Independent Steering Committee, was granted Knight of the French Order of Agriculture Merit at a ceremony on 1 March.

Balancing economy and ecology: agriculture vs. nature

Reconciliation of the right to develop and environmental protection must move beyond global dialogue and be put into practice.

Agriculture can help the world meet climate change emission targets

Climate-smart agriculture could be the solution for farmers to both cope with the impacts of climate change and reduce emissions.

Wheat Initiative launches its strategic research agenda

July 27, 2015 – Paris (France)- To meet the expected 60% raise in demand for wheat by 2050, coordination of research and significant investments are needed to increase wheat sustainable production glo …

Angola: shifting from landraces to improved maize varieties

By Florence Sipalla/CIMMYT CIMMYT, in partnership with the Instituto de Investigação Agronómica (IIA), the Angolan national agricultural research institute, is helping the country shift from using mai …