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Innovations
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Farm mechanization contributes to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals of No Poverty (SDG-1) and Zero Hunger (SDG-2), with very small farms facing acute labor shortages benefited the most.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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New research estimates impact of farmer adaptation to climate change on maize, wheat, rice, sorghum and soybean.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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CIMMYT researchers comb through data to enumerate the benefits, and costs, of specific climate mitigation initiatives in the AFOLU sector of Mexico.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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Researchers provide data-driven approach to systematically analyze the production and diffusion of knowledge on food systems and climate change.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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New CIMMYT research sheds light on farmer maize preferences in Ethiopia and western Kenya.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Zinc and provitamin A biofortified maize genotypes have potential to reduce hidden hunger in Nepal.

Environmental health and biodiversity
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Scientists research whether nitrogen use efficiency (NUE) and tomato production in Nepal can be improved with better utilization of nitrogen fertilizer.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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Scientists determine nitrogen use could be reduced without impacting rice yields for sustainability of rice production in Northwestern Indo-Gangetic Plains.

Environmental health and biodiversity
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A study on the physical disturbance of soil shows that it drives changes in soil properties and affects soil microbial activity.

Environmental health and biodiversity
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Scientists recommend alternative methods for preventing soil degradation that can contribute towards attaining food security.

Environmental health and biodiversity
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Wheat farmers in Bangladesh have participated in the design and management of research trials to determine the best wheat seed storage options for their conditions.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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The goals for breeding new crops have been changed by the rising demands for climate-ready crops, originating from the urgent need to adapt to climate change.

Capacity development
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Maize varieties with connections to CGIAR germplasm account for 34% of the total maize area in 2015 in 18 sub-Saharan African countries, discover researchers.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
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Responses of yields and Nâ‚‚O emissions to N inputs could be used to design appropriate N management strategies for addressing the dual challenge of food insecurity and climate crisis.

Nutrition, health and food security
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After first being cultivated more than 9,000 years ago, research shows that maize not only plays an essential role in global agrifood systems today but has a strongly increasing demand.