Marcia MacNeil

Marcia MacNeil
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The AVISA project aims to improve the health and livelihoods of millions by increasing the productivity, profitability, resilience and marketability of nutritious grain, legumes and cereal crops.

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Contributions reflect the breadth of perspectives and expertise within CGIAR and beyond, calling for more demand-oriented variety development and seed delivery.

Features

New research uncovers long-term impacts of Green Revolution era productivity, points out lessons for today.

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CIMMYT scientists recently joined peers in the international wheat research community to share latest findings, offer updates, and raise compelling questions at the 2021 Borlaug Global Rust Initiative Technical Workshop.

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

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

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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.

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

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

Features

New hub will ensure that cutting-edge discoveries are rapidly available to the global wheat breeding community.

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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.