Wheat physiologist Carolina Rivera shares what it is like to be a woman in agricultural science working on one of the world’s biggest problems — how to feed a growing planet.
CIMMYT’s five agricultural research stations in Mexico are instrumental for researchers’ work to develop innovative crops and sustainable farming systems worldwide.
In a male-dominated sector, women leading maize seed companies in eastern and southern Africa share their experiences.
How sustainable agriculture is helping mitigate air pollution in South Asia.
A series of infographics shows farmers in Bangladesh the threat of fall armyworm, how to identify it in the fields and what to do in case of damage.
In the state of West Bengal, India, farmers and entrepreneurs are finding success with the help of climate-smart conservation agriculture practices.
How CIMMYT fosters diversity in the workplace.
Feeding the world’s population is only part of the challenge — we must also strive for higher-quality, more nutritious crops.
Women have the potential to be drivers of agricultural transformation.
This year the group harvested more than 3,300 kg from seven acres of land.
They show how wheat blast spreads, its potential effect on wheat production in South Asia and ways farmers can manage it.
In 2017, CIMMYT sent 150 tons of new and improved maize seed to the Caribbean nation to jump-start its maize seed sector, improve food security and decrease malnutrition.
Dubbed the “Uber for the farm”, Hello Tractor’s app easily allows tractor owners to rent their machinery to farmers and to improve business and operations.
With agriculture on the agenda at COP24, we highlight six innovations improving resilience and productivity for agriculture.
Discover the natural process of nitrogen fixation, which transforms atmospheric nitrogen into a form our bodies can use.