Year: 2020

News

Breakthrough comes after three years of intensive research and trials conducted in Kenya — and during the United Nations International Year of Plant Health — and represents a significant advance in the global fight against fall armyworm.

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CSISA initiatives support smallholder farmers in India to become successful entrepreneurs.

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Ugandan seed enterprise showcases the performance of stress-resilient maize varieties and engages agro-dealers as last mile seed merchants.

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Rahel Assefa and Kate Dreher selected as inaugural winners of award celebrating women’s contribution to CIMMYT’s work and mission.

Videos

Could an ancient and — in the Americas — commonplace practice help make maize agri-food systems more nutritious?

Features

CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.

News

New research shows that a portfolio of crop management practices can boost productivity while minimizing harm to the environment.

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Researchers join government officials and other stakeholders to discuss collaborative research and development activities in Bangladesh.

Features

World-renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs joins CIMMYT’s end-of-year event to reflect upon the important tasks CGIAR should undertake in its upcoming 50 years of impact.

Publications

New manual supports informed choices for climate resilience in Zimbabwe.

Press releases

High-zinc and climate-resilient varieties poised to boost production for farmers and nutrition for consumers.

News

Improved maize varieties among top three CGIAR innovations adopted by up to 11 million households in Ethiopia, independent study shows.

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CIMMYT, the Government of Mexico and the Nobel Peace Center celebrate the 50-year anniversary of Norman Borlaug’s Nobel Peace Prize.

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National breeding programs prepped to measure – and boost – genetic gains.