Areas of expertise

Publications

With the help of big data, CIMMYT researchers in Bangladesh partner with Michigan State University and local NGOs to pinpoint opportunities to increase women’s participation in farm extension training sessions.

Publications

Evidence suggests conservation agriculture can maintain the sustainability of agri-food systems in regions impaired by soil salinity and sodicity.

Publications

Genetic analysis of the Afghan wheat landrace KU3067 reveals resistance to leaf rust and stripe rust, which can be used to develop further disease-resistant wheat varieties.

News

CIMMYT is offering a new improved maize hybrid to partners, to scale up production for farmers in the region.

Blogs

In collaboration with GIZ, CIMMYT’s Scaling Scan is helping Green Innovation Centers in Africa address the sustainability problem.

Features

Farmers in Ethiopia’s lowlands trialed usage of the Kingbird wheat variety, with promising results for improved yield and increased income.

Press releases

Dr Alison Bentley leads the Global Wheat Program at the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) and will be addressing the Crawford Fund’s international conference Celebrating Agriculture for Development – Outcomes, Impacts and the Way Ahead this week in Parliament House, Canberra.

Publications

Technology offers a route to better information sharing for farmers. CIMMYT research examines whether a mobile app is the right solution.

Publications

With the help of big data, CIMMYT researchers in Bangladesh partner with Michigan State University and local NGOs to pinpoint opportunities to increase women’s participation in farm extension training sessions.

Publications

Evidence suggests conservation agriculture can maintain the sustainability of agri-food systems in regions impaired by soil salinity and sodicity.

Publications

Genetic analysis of the Afghan wheat landrace KU3067 reveals resistance to leaf rust and stripe rust, which can be used to develop further disease-resistant wheat varieties.

Publications

Technology offers a route to better information sharing for farmers. CIMMYT research examines whether a mobile app is the right solution.

Upcoming Events

  1. African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF)

    September 5 - September 9
  2. International Wheat Congress

    September 11 - September 15
  3. Advanced breeding course

    September 19 - October 14
  4. CIMMYT at the International Plant Health Conference

    September 21 - September 23
  5. 8th International Cereal Nematodes Symposium (ICNS)

    September 26 - September 29