Joshua Masinde

Joshua Masinde
Features

Researchers in Kenya and Uganda are incorporating sensory preferences like taste, smell or texture into maize breeding.

Innovations
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At demonstration farms, Kenyan farmers discover the stress-tolerant maize varieties they were looking for.

News

Stephen Njoka and Hugo de Groote share insights on the current locust invasion, effective control measures and how we can prepare for future outbreaks.

Innovations
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Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Experts reflect on the successful efforts to limit the spread of maize lethal necrosis across eastern and southern Africa.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Stress-tolerant maize varieties are transforming lives in northern Uganda.

Nutrition, health and food security
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In demonstration plots in Kenya, smallholder farmers evaluate and rank maize varieties according to their preferred traits — a feedback that is crucial to CIMMYT’s maize breeding work.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Kenya research station offers a unique wheat science platform with global impact.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

After eight years of project learning, reflections on what conservation agriculture means for African smallholder farmers, the dialogue between scientists and policy makers, and next steps.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Farmers are reaping the benefits of SAWA hybrid, an improved maize seed variety designed to withstand drought conditions.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Unsustainable farming practices like monocropping are impacting soil health and reducing the productivity of farms.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

A new guidebook promotes improved seed and farming technologies for men and women, with the goal of increasing adoption rates.

Innovations
News

Faster and better-quality certification, a game-changer for African farmers?

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
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The AWARD program advocates for a more gender-responsive agricultural research ecosystem.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Delegates review the third year’s progress of the MLN Diagnostics and Management Project.