Food security
News

A new study shows that drought tolerant maize varieties can provide farming families in Zimbabwe an extra 9 months of food at no additional cost.

News

Eighty delegates from across the globe recently gathered at the 6th International Cereal Nematode Symposium in Agadir, Morocco to discuss the spread of nematodes.

Publications

A new study identifies the key ways to keep up with India’s rising food demand while minimizing greenhouse gas emissions.

News

New research reveals the most likely routes for the spread of new wheat stem rust strains.

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Modern data systems are essential to monitor, manage and plan actions taken by governments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

Climate change
News

Scientists from across South and Southeast Asia launched a new agenda earlier this week to boost community involvement in developing climate information and extension messaging services across the region.

News

Although the full impact of the earthquake is unknown at this time, CIMMYT would like to express condolences to all those affected throughout the country.

Health and nutrition
News

People who eat whole grain foods have a lower risk of almost all chronic diseases and are less likely to gain weight as they age, according to nutritionist Julie Miller Jones.

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In a blog published by the World Food Prize, Bram Govaerts discusses the need for integration between research and decision-making at all levels including the public policy levels.

Climate change
News

Leaders from across South and South East Asia will gather next week to exchange ideas and strategies on how to support agricultural climate services in the region.

Innovation and technology
Features

Francelino Rodrigues’ expertise in precision agriculture brings a high-tech element to CIMMYT’s field trials.

Food security
News

In the face of endemic malnutrition, researchers in Pakistan are turning to biofortified maize to combat vitamin A, zinc and protein deficiencies.

Innovation and technology
Publications

A new study shows how wheat breeders can more efficiently increase yield and improve their selections by using modern genetic tools.

Climate change
News

As Bangladesh faces an extensive drought for the second year in a row, partnerships are working to strengthen drought monitoring programs to help farmers.