Marcia MacNeil

Marcia MacNeil
News

Agricultural experimental station in Toluca will be renamed to honor distinguished scientist.

News

Genomic selection breeding approach paves the way to better maize and wheat in farmers’ fields faster.

News

Study validates importance and uncovers new benefits of crucial wheat genome segment.

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The Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award is the highest honor conferred by the Government of India to non-resident Indians.

Press releases

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

News

New research establishes three new definitions for targeting wheat varieties in India and validates effectiveness of testing in Obregon, Mexico.

News

Wheat researchers listed among world’s most influential scholars, based on citations.

News

Approach can save breeders to time and money, cut waste and improve client-focused results.

Features

External review confirms the impact and achievements of the CGIAR Research Program on Wheat and its vital partnerships.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Experts from Ethiopia and Kenya join CIMMYT and other partners to renew a long-standing collaboration under the auspices of the new AGG project.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

The new AGG project aims to respond to the climate emergency and gender nexus through gender-intentional product profiles for its improved seed varieties and gender-intentional seed delivery pathways.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Collaboration, partnership and mutual learning with national partners key focus of new project to accelerate breeding and delivery of improved wheat varieties.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

A new policy brief provides a roadmap for accelerating the adoption of conservation agriculture in Eastern India.

Innovations
Infographics

Modern phenotyping tools are crucial for crop improvement and breeders can profit much more from them.