CGIAR Excellence in Breeding (EIB) Platform

http://excellenceinbreeding.org/

Food security
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The new AGG project has a strong focus on more synergistic and supportive partnerships with national programs to help improve the effectiveness of their breeding efforts.

Research Associate
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Technical coordination between research and development partners is key to breed maize varieties that respond to the diverse needs of small farmers.

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Piloting the system in will begin in 2020, with more advanced functions to follow in the next three years.

Innovation and technology
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Researchers share their work translating the latest molecular research into breeding solutions for better maize and wheat varieties.

Program Director, CIMMYT Enterprise Breeding System
Innovation and technology
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Experts work together at hackathon to develop Enterprise Breeding System that can serve CGIAR organizations and national agricultural research programs.

Food security
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The 2019 Borlaug Dialogue explored solutions to feed the planet sustainably in the face of conflict and climate change.

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A demand-driven, multi-lens approach ensures the best maize varieties are available to seed companies and farmers.

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The manual covers field site selection, effects of weather, crop management and other factors to standardize the required intensity, timing and uniformity of imposed drought stress during field trials.

Climate change
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He supports breeders to design new varieties focused on replacing older products in a specific market.

Food security
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China’s vice minister of agriculture and rural affairs, Qu Dongyu, visited the global headquarters of CIMMYT.

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The CGIAR Excellence in Breeding Platform (EiB) is looking to provide matching funding for two projects.

Innovation and technology
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Members tackle challenges and share progress in annual meeting.