CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

https://bigdata.cgiar.org/

Features

As the world becomes increasingly digital, the international agricultural research-for-development sector needs to keep up.

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Improving global coordination of crop modeling efforts.

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The testing and learning platform is working to tackle issues from adulterated seeds to crop residue burning.

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Susanne Köhler discusses how this technology can be used to increase the resilience of individuals, communities and ecosystems.

Nutrition, health and food security
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CIMMYT puts forward integrated systems, healthy diets and One CGIAR agronomic innovation at first-ever virtual edition of the African Green Revolution Forum.

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Press releases

CGIAR centers join efforts on agronomy research and innovation initiative to support agricultural productivity growth in the global South.

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Features

Scientists assess the use of blockchain to track the impact of biofortified seeds.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

CGIAR socio-economic researchers have developed a standardized set of farm household survey questions to improve dataset comparability over space and time.

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News

New testing and learning platform aims to build the knowledge base for trust and transparency technologies in food systems.

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Research team behind revolutionary field test for wheat disease wins prestigious BBSRC prize.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

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

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Publications

Resource-poor farmers worldwide stand to gain from developments in the field of crop modelling.

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Blogs

CIMMYT has been researching the use of mobile apps to provide site-specific agronomic advice to farmers.

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News

MARPLE (Mobile And Real-time PLant disEase) is a portable testing lab which could help speed-up the identification of devastating wheat rust diseases in Africa.