CIMMYT and partners are working to accelerate the delivery of stress-tolerant and nutritious seeds to boost smallholder farmer resilience to drought and pests in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia.
Zambia Minister of Agriculture host CIMMYT Director General for deliberations on the country’s strategic road map.
Drought-tolerant maize seed thrives in Zambia through partnerships with the private sector.
The manual builds on the lessons of a decade of work on MLN management in sub-Saharan Africa by CIMMYT and its partners.
Fast-tracked adoption of second-generation resistant maize varieties key to managing maize lethal necrosis in AfricaInnovations
New lines of CIMMYT-derived maize show increased resistance to maize lethal necrosis (MLN) disease. Their rapid adoption, along with sustained monitoring and prevention efforts, are crucial to preventing another outbreak, argues a new report.
Source: Kenya Broadcasting Company (5 Oct 2020)
CIMMYT and partners are supporting the commercial seed sector to produce seed free from the maize cause of maize lethal necrosis.
CIMMYT puts forward integrated systems, healthy diets and One CGIAR agronomic innovation at first-ever virtual edition of the African Green Revolution Forum.
Strong partnerships key to making healthy diets affordable and meeting global nutrition challenges, says CIMMYT researcher Natalia Palacios at 2020 African Green Revolution Forum.
Experts reflect on the successful efforts to limit the spread of maize lethal necrosis across eastern and southern Africa.
New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.
International consortium established to connect research with practical field solutions against pest.