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New study provides an extensive field-test validation of existing genetic markers for thousand grain weight; finds both surprises and promising results.

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Global conference will serve as forum for collaboration on crop production in water-limited environments.

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Seven young farmers, researchers and activists are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.

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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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An agricultural organization led by indigenous Santal women is also benefiting low-income Muslim women.

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An alternative conceptual framework uses a process-oriented approach to understand technological change that focuses more on the agency of different social actors in the agricultural system.

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Bottlenecks between basic and applied plant science jeopardize life-saving crop improvements.

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New paper outlines potential uses of genetic engineering technologies to address problems that affect resource-poor farmers and consumers.

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New study shows that improved bread wheat varieties obtained from crosses of durum wheat and goat grass are helping to ensure the crop’s future.

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New study finds that wheat farmers often do not accurately identify their varieties.

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WHEAT media sponsorship connects scientists and reporters at International Wheat Congress.

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After Afghanistan, Nepal, and Pakistan, the Regional Drought Monitoring and Outlook System extends its coverage to Bangladesh.

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The average farmer who uses the Happy Seeder can generate up to 20% more profits than those who burn their fields, according to a new study published in Science.

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International gathering highlights cutting edge efforts to improve yields, nutrition, and climate change resilience of a globally vital staple food.

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Published in Science, the article provides evidence for national policies that block stubble burning and promote no-till mechanization to manage crop residues.