Posts Tagged ‘ICAMEX’

CIMMYT meets farmers at the ICAMEX fair

On October 4, Javier Peña, head of CIMMYT’s cereal quality laboratory, and Fernando Delgado, superintendent of the Toluca research station, talked to farmers in Jilotepec, near Toluca, at an agricultu …


Conservation agriculture: solution for Mexico’s maize farmers?

Using the conventional practices for growing maize in the state of Mexico—heavy tillage combined with removing and marketing residues—farmers are actually losing money, said CIMMYT research affiliate …