CGIAR

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The project will develop maize varieties adapted to the country’s farming conditions and will promote sustainable intensification practices among farmers.

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Scientists are working to catalyze local farming and help meet the rapidly rising regional demand wheat.

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

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Projects are looking at scaling strategies to go beyond the numbers reached within a project and include sustainability and transformation.

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The CIMMYT community honors the memory of John A. Mihm, CIMMYT’s maize entomologist during the 1970s-90s,

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Open to young women and men below 35 years of age who are implementing innovations in African maize-based agri-food systems.

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The developing world’s appetite for wheat is growing swiftly, driven in part by rising incomes, rapid urbanization and the expansion of families where both spouses work outside the house.

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Tamaya Peressini’s project aimed to evaluate adult plant resistance to tan spot in wheat.

Publications

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

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A new study explores how conservation agriculture in southern Africa supports spider populations and diversity, which could help mitigate pest damage.

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Trials of the Nutrient Expert app showed improved yields, fertilizer-use efficiency and increased profits for farmers.

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A dialogue in New Delhi facilitated discussion on innovations for promoting balanced application of macro and micro nutrient fertilizers in Indian agriculture.

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Young farmer’s investment in a reaper saves him time, money and dignity, while helping others in the community.

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More productive, resilient varieties for thousands of farmers