Bangladesh's Ministry of Agriculture

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Innovation and technology
Features

Web app helps extension agents and farmers monitor the spread of fall armyworm.

Innovation and technology
News

For the first time widespread monitoring examines how farmers are coping with climate stresses.

Food security
Features

Public and private partners join forces to mitigate voracious pest.

Food security
Explainers

Wheat blast is one of the most fearsome and intractable wheat diseases in recent decades. It spreads through infected seeds, crop residues as well as by spores that can travel long distances in the air, posing a major threat to wheat production in tropical areas.

Health and nutrition
News

Researchers urge donor agencies to support the dissemination of new blast-resistant, biofortified wheat in Bangladesh.

Food security
News

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

Food security
News

Policy to encourage alternative crops for wheat farmers in South Asia a short-term solution at best, say CIMMYT researchers

Capacity development
Capacity development
News

Workshop participants learned how to use the latest in technology to identify and keep track of the deadly Wheat Blast disease.

Innovation and technology
News

The first blast resistant wheat variety has been released in Bangladesh.

Climate change
News

As Bangladesh faces an extensive drought for the second year in a row, partnerships are working to strengthen drought monitoring programs to help farmers.

Food security
Capacity development
News

On 11-12 September, 61 scientists from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal convened in Kathmandu, Nepal, for the 6th Wheat Breeding Review Meeting of the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia (CSISA) objective 4 program.