Case studies from Ethiopia and Rwanda show adaptable fertilizer rates may help tree-based smallholder farmers, thus providing them with options to cope with COVID-19-imposed fertilizer shortages.
On International Youth Day, CIMMYT captures images of sub-Saharan African youth to celebrate their immense contributions to agriculture, farming systems, service provision and research and development.
CIMMYT continues to support farmers and the agricultural sector in the country.
Researchers in Ethiopia show that well-targeted fertilizer recommendations improve fertilizer usage and productivity of maize production.
Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.
Through new project, tools and insurance services will help small farmers in eastern Africa reduce investment risks and losses related to climate.
Small-scale agricultural mechanization service provision model supports women’s empowerment in the Ethiopian agriculture sector.
The initiative increases agricultural productivity and enhances food security in Ethiopia.
Meeting with Ethiopian researchers and policymakers outlines path forward for cooperation.
Researchers found farmers who increased both the area growing resistant varieties and the number of wheat varieties grown per season saw the biggest yield increases.
This tool allows to identify varieties used by farmers and to track the adoption and impact of improved crops.
STMA project training focused on latest developments in maize research and data collection.
People across the country planted more than 350 million trees in a day to fight deforestation and climate change.
Farmers boost their climate resilience and make money as they phase out a 25-year-old maize variety and replace it with drought-tolerant BH661 seeds.
Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.