Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

Wheat area expansion faces a headwind requiring increased spending on R&D to raise yields

Over the last 50 years big increases in agricultural production have come through improved yields. Since 1990, wheat is the only major crop to experience an overall decline in area.

Strengthening CIMMYT cooperation with Russia

Left to right: Vladimir Shamanin, Alex Morgounov, Sergey Petukhovskiy, Hans Braun, and Nina Kazydub. CIMMYT Global Wheat Program director Hans-Joachim Braun and winter wheat breeder Alex Morgounov att …