Modern phenotyping tools are crucial for crop improvement and breeders can profit much more from them.
China-based CIMMYT-JAAS screening station aims for global impact in the fight against deadly Fusarium head blight.
A new video highlights the work of the Heat and Drought Wheat Improvement Consortium (HeDWIC) to create new climate-resilient wheat varieties.
Hans-Joachim Braun and Alexey Morgunov receive awards and fellowships at annual meeting of crop science peers.
Head of CIMMYT Wheat Germplasm Bank receives Frank N. Meyer Medal for contributions to germplasm collection, conservation and use.
New study provides an extensive field-test validation of existing genetic markers for thousand grain weight; finds both surprises and promising results.
Bottlenecks between basic and applied plant science jeopardize life-saving crop improvements.
WHEAT media sponsorship connects scientists and reporters at International Wheat Congress.
The mobile kit will allow Ethiopia to quickly identify wheat rust strains in 48 hours, instead of sending samples to labs abroad.
Study results underscore the value of CIMMYT’s breeding programs.
Crop scientists refute the flawed findings of a study questioning climate resilience in modern wheat breeding.
Research team behind revolutionary field test for wheat disease wins prestigious BBSRC prize.
Policy to encourage alternative crops for wheat farmers in South Asia a short-term solution at best, say CIMMYT researchers
They show how wheat blast spreads, its potential effect on wheat production in South Asia and ways farmers can manage it.