Areas of expertise

Publications

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

Blogs

Agricultural businesses are investing in maize to reduce Nepal’s reliance on imports of the crop and to improve the experiences of farmers.

In the media

Source: Wilson Center (29 Jul 2022)

On the episode, ECSP Director Lauren Risi and ECSP Advisor Sharon Burke speak with Bram Govaerts, Director General of CIMMYT and his colleague Kai Sonder, head of CIMMYT’s Geographic Information System Unit, about how to address the unfolding food crisis as we simultaneously build food system resilience in the medium and long term.

In the media

Source: Corteva (10 Aug 2022)

Genetic analysis plays a vital role in tackling crop diseases such as wheat stem rust, which can be financially devastating for farmers.

Publications

Scientists in the Yaqui Valley, Mexico, release six decades of wheat research evidencing opportunities for improved wheat growth and yield.

Blogs

CIMMYT supports the development of site-specific fertilizer recommendations to increase rice productivity in Nepal.

News

Value chain stakeholders united to review the status of durum wheat production and marketing in Ethiopia and the prospective role of digital agricultural services.

In the media

Source: The Kathmandu Post (6 Aug 2022)

Climate-resilient seeds can help sustain Nepal’s agricultural productivity and crop development, experts say.

Publications

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

Publications

Scientists in the Yaqui Valley, Mexico, release six decades of wheat research evidencing opportunities for improved wheat growth and yield.

Publications

This metagenomics study examines how application of organic material alters soil microbial populations and functionality in soil from permanent beds with residue retention.

Publications

Collaborative field evaluations reveal promising results for sub-Saharan Africa’s low input maize farming systems and commercial seed production.

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