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Climate change
Press releases

Later rice planting in Haryana and Punjab leads to concentrated agricultural burning in the late fall and 39% higher peak fire intensity, contributing to poor air quality.

Health and nutrition
Press releases

More than two million households across six countries received sweet potato enriched with vitamin A as part of a project led by the International Potato Center (CIP).

Health and nutrition
Features

An economist, an agronomist and a plant biologist discuss how to mix markets, research and nutrition for optimal health and sustainability.

Health and nutrition
Features

As processed food products gain popularity in Mexico City, researchers are keen to understand variation in access to healthier maize- and wheat-based foods across differences in purchasing power.

Capacity building
News

A group from Chiapas gets frameworks and tools to make innovations sustainable.

Innovation and technology
News

Scientists in Nepal are evaluating push-pull cropping systems as a pest control method.

Climate change
Photos

How sustainable agriculture is helping mitigate air pollution in South Asia.

Climate change
Features

Briquetted urea and polymer-coated urea more efficient as maize fertilizers than regular urea, researchers in Nepal find.

Health and nutrition
Press releases

New varieties deliver essential micronutrients to those who lack diverse diets.

Food security
Features

How green manure and conservation agriculture are transforming the lives of farmers in eastern Zimbabwe.

Food security
News

Experts discussed the status of the outbreak, the role of research and applicable measures.

Climate change
Features

Agriculture leaders of eastern and southern Africa encourage wider adoption of conservation agriculture for the benefit of farmers, consumers and the environment.

Food security
Features

In annual meeting, STMA project partners build on the successes of research in combatting drought, heat, pests and disease.

Innovation and technology
Features

CIMMYT’s mechanization team is in a quest to build the perfect machine for each farmer.

Climate change
News

Crop scientists refute the flawed findings of a study questioning climate resilience in modern wheat breeding.