Seed fair in Masvingo, Zimbabwe — the first of its kind — increases smallholder access to stress tolerant varieties and knowledge on climate-smart technologies.
Wheat researchers listed among world’s most influential scholars, based on citations.
First meetings of the AGG Science and Technical Steering Committees generate insights and recommendations for optimizing breeding schemes.
Researchers take stock of the fertilizer recommendation tools in available in Ethiopia in support of the country’s National Soils Strategy.
Innovative tools and technologies help CIMMYT maize breeders in Africa accelerate the delivery of high-quality seed.
Celebrating whole grains as an integral part of healthy, sustainable — and delicious — diets.
CIMMYT maize and wheat quality experts explain the importance of whole grains for healthy diets.
Precision nutrient management helps women farmers in Nepal increase crop yields and household incomes.
Drip irrigation technologies are conserving resources and improving farmer resilience in eastern Zimbabwe.
Study shows investments and innovative policy decisions are increasing farmer incomes and national wheat productivity, with varieties originating from CIMMYT making a significant contribution.
Experts discuss solutions to postharvest losses and how agricultural mechanization can benefit rural women in the Global South.
FAO-led assessment details the pandemic’s impact on agri-food systems in Bangladesh and outlines possible recovery strategies.
Source: The Himalayan Times (6 Nov 2020)
CIMMYT and Nepal’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.
A growing number of smallholders in southern Zimbabwe adopt provitamin-A maize after collective learning and knowledge transfer initiative.
Unprecedented adoption of agricultural technologies wards off negative impacts of COVID-19 in northwestern India.