Emma Orchardson

Emma Orchardson

Communications Officer, CGIAR Research Program on Wheat

Regional Program Director

Seed System Specialist

Senior Seed System Specialist

Farming Systems Agronomist
Food security
Publications

Researchers present highlights from 40 years of collaboration on wheat genomics, breeding for disease resistance and quality improvement.

Health and nutrition
Features

CIMMYT wheat breeder supports smallholder farmers without access to a diversified diet by improving nutritional quality in wheat.

Senior Communications Specialist for Latin America

Postdoctoral Researcher
Gender and social inclusion
Publications

New study provides recommendations to help female-headed households cope with market volatility.

Senior Agricultural Economist
Food security
Features

Visiting scientist Roi Ben-David discusses Israel’s exotic germplasm gap and ongoing efforts to restore the country’s lost wheat landrace collections.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Researchers analyze irrigation service providers to understand how different business models and pump types affect pricing and water conservation.

Remote Sensing Specialist