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.