Food security
Press releases

International consortium established to connect research with practical field solutions against pest.

Capacity development
News

Four awardees are using modern technologies, dedicated to new knowledge and with hopes to improve the world.

Food security
Features

Ten farmers in a hot and dry area of Zimbabwe trial intercropping legumes and green manure cover crops alongside their maize, to assess their impact on soil fertility.

Food security

We have seen an increased use of improved seed, appropriate technologies and agricultural machinery, all adapted to the specific needs of African farmers. It’s time to take this progress even further.

Food security
News

The seed varieties stored in the CIMMYT germplasm bank were of vital importance in efforts to restore food security in the aftermath of Hurricane Stan.

Food security
Publications

For the first time ever, a research team of more than 40 scientists has genetically characterized values of exotics in hexaploid wheat.

Food security

CIMMYT’s director general Martin Kropff met with the president of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Innovation and technology
News

MARPLE (Mobile And Real-time PLant disEase) is a portable testing lab which could help speed-up the identification of devastating wheat rust diseases in Africa.

Climate change
Features

Participants in GLF Nairobi 2018 called for concrete collective action to restore degraded landscapes.

Food security
News

Matthew Rouse, a researcher with the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is being recognized for his work to contain and reduce the impact of Ug99.