Mary Donovan

Mary Donovan
Capacity development
Videos

New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.

Gender and social inclusion
Videos

Workshop participants exchange ideas on expanding opportunities for women in the seed sector.

Innovation and technology
Features

Scientists assess the use of blockchain to track the impact of biofortified seeds.

Innovation and technology
Features

CIMMYT Scaling Advisor emphasizes importance of context and systemic thinking in how we do our research and implement projects.

Food security
Blogs

The Scaling Up community of practice discusses challenges and opportunities for an improved “new normal” for agriculture, research and development.

Innovation and technology
Videos

Developing genomic profiles of DNA samples can accelerate the breeding process.

Research Associate - Seed System Officer
Food security
Videos

Studying changing food consumption patterns in the context of urbanization and economic and population growth helps plan for the future.

Innovation and technology
Videos

Mechanization is about finding solutions for farmers in rural communities.

Buena Milpa Project Leader

Agricultural Mechanization Expert
Climate change
Explainers

Farmers are increasingly adopting conservation agriculture practices. This sustainable farming method is based on three principles: crop diversification, minimal soil movement and permanent soil cover.

Food security
Videos

Growing the right wheat varieties is necessary to nutritiously feed a growing population in the context of environmental stress.

Innovation and technology
News

Recognized for most-cited works worldwide on Web of Science Group’s list of Highly Cited Researchers.