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New CIMMYT research sheds light on farmer maize preferences in Ethiopia and western Kenya.

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CIMMYT is happy to announce seven new, improved tropical maize hybrids that are now available for uptake by public and private sector partners.

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A study on the physical disturbance of soil shows that it drives changes in soil properties and affects soil microbial activity.

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The goals for breeding new crops have been changed by the rising demands for climate-ready crops, originating from the urgent need to adapt to climate change.

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Register for an online webinar as part of COP27 to learn about the role of genebanks in building climate-resilient supply chains.

In the media

Source: Ghana Business News (2 Nov 2022)

A field day in Ghana organized by the AGG project supports farmers to adopt maize varieties with tolerance to stress.

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CIMMYT is offering a new improved maize hybrid to partners, to scale up production for farmers in the region.

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Achievements and next steps discussed at the review meeting in Nairobi, Kenya.

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SAWBAR bestowed the Sh. VS Mathur Memorial Award 2022 upon CIMMYT scientist Ravi Singh for his pioneering work to enhance wheat productivity in India.

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Genetic analysis of the Afghan wheat landrace KU3067 reveals resistance to leaf rust and stripe rust, which can be used to develop further disease-resistant wheat varieties.

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CIMMYT is offering a new improved maize hybrid to partners, to scale up production for farmers in the region.

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A study in India highlights who does what in wheat farming to support the design of gender-responsive interventions in the region.

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New textbook covers all aspects of wheat improvement, as well as rapidly evolving technologies and their potential to accelerate genetic gains and adaptation.

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CIMMYT is offering a new improved maize hybrid to partners, to scale up production for farmers in the region.