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Crop technology from CGIAR, including CIMMYT seed varieties, contributes US $47 billion each year to the global economy according to fresh analysis of six decades’ worth of data.

Blogs Publications

tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Conservation Agriculture offers sustainable solutions for Malawi’s agriculture. Prioritizing farmer-centered approaches can drive widespread adoption, ensuring food security and climate resilience.

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tag icon Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

A study by CIMMYT found a positive association between women’s role in household decisions concerning crop production and the adoption and turnover of rust-resistant wheat varieties.

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Ethiopia leads East Africa in wheat production, with 65% of sub-Saharan Africa’s share, through improved practices and varieties developed by CIMMYT.

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tag icon Environmental health and biodiversity

Sensor technology is an efficient mitigator of crop epidemic and global food security risks.

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tag icon Innovations

Kenyan farmers’ preference for early-maturing seed underscores the importance of sales data for informed breeding decisions.

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tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Warming nights due to climate change are affecting wheat crops, including traditionally heat-tolerant varieties, according to a study by CIMMYT researchers. The findings underscore the need to take nighttime conditions into account when breeding resilient crop.

News Publications

tag icon Capacity development

Scientists revealed a vast diversity in the genetic resources of sorghum and provided a pathway for selecting promising genotypes for regions prone to drought in sub-Saharan Africa.

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tag icon Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

Innovative approaches to incorporating gender considerations into Seed Production Technology for Africa.

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tag icon Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

Generating evidence and contributing to discussions and policy actions for inclusive and impactful agrifood systems, leading researchers from CIMMYT working with various stakeholders—including rural women farmers in Asia and Africa—converge in New Delhi at the 2023 CGIAR GENDER Impact Platform and ICAR Conference.

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tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

New survey identifies opportunities for redesigning crop varieties to win the race between climate change and food security.

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tag icon Environmental health and biodiversity

CIMMYT and JIRCAS research aims to identify the mechanisms plants use to mitigate nitrogen losses.

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tag icon Innovations

New study by CIMMYT researchers shows how multi-temporal, high-resolution satellite images can be used effectively to monitor breeding maize and wheat breeding plots in diverse environments.

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tag icon Capacity development

CIMMYT research helps meet Sustainable Development Goals through engagement of scientists and stakeholders in participatory action research.