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Winners of the Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Early Career Award joined an on-going wheat research training course organized by CIMMYT.

Media coverage of CIMMYT’s activities.

Food security
Features

Crop genetic gains remain too low, and international scientists are making a concerted effort to determine how best to increase yields.

Food security
News

As part of the efforts of the Sustainable Modernization of Traditional Agriculture program aimed at improving food security based on maize landraces in marginal areas of the state of Oaxaca, Mexico

Our germplasm banks contain the largest and most diverse collections of maize and wheat in the world.

Genetic Resources Program Director

The power of a seed.

Publications

A new publication discusses the importance of wheat in the global food supply and meeting future demand from a growing population.

News

Malnutrition is rising again and becoming more complex, according to the director-general of the world’s leading public maize and wheat research center.

Innovation and technology
Features

Mike Olsen, upstream research coordinator for CIMMYT maize program, works with scientists to use new technologies to increase breeding program efficiency and genetic gain.

News

A recent meeting in India focused on the value of maize for unused land in India’s Odisha plateau during monsoon season and the importance of women in agriculture.

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