Experts discuss agricultural research and food security at the 2018 Borlaug Dialogue.
Experts explained the spread of the pest and presented science-based solutions to fight it.
Brown’s studies allowed him to develop novel mixed methods and participatory impact pathways to promote new farming practices, such as conservation agriculture, to smallholder farmers in Africa.
Find out how CIMMYT researchers are helping Mexican farmers tap into emerging markets for blue maize.
There are now 290 new varieties of 12 biofortified crops – including maize, wheat and potatoes – being grown in 60 countries, reaching an estimated 10 million farming households.
With this award, food and agriculture leaders highlight the importance of linking food production and nutrition.
The Asian Maize Conference and expert consultation on “Maize for Food, Feed, Nutrition, and Environmental Security” was held in Ludhiana, Punjab, last week.
CIMMYT, HarvestPlus and Semilla Nueva are working together to reduce the country’s levels of malnutrition, through the development and deployment of the world’s first biofortified zinc-enriched maize.