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Molecular breeding experts learn about state-of-the-art data analysis and visualization tools at Wheat Initiative workshops.

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National breeding programs prepped to measure – and boost – genetic gains.

Features

Experts discuss solutions to postharvest losses and how agricultural mechanization can benefit rural women in the Global South.

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An expansive new review seeks out the key drivers of climate-resilient crop adoption to mobilize decades of scientific and development research towards the eradication of hunger by 2030.

Gender and social inclusion
Publications

Income-generating benefits of improved maize varieties hampered by patriarchal gender norms in rural Nigeria.

Agricultural Mechanization Expert
Climate change
Infographics

A new series of infographics outlines the challenges that must be addressed in order to scale adoption of climate-smart agriculture practices in southern Africa.

Innovation and technology
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Changing farming technologies requires systemic change, argues Lennart Woltering in new article.

Innovation and technology
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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.

Innovation and technology
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Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Food security
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Minister Müller explored the campus and heard about CIMMYT’s latest innovations in maize and wheat research.

Features

Gender awareness and gender-sensitive approaches are slowly spreading into agricultural research, extension, and policy in Ethiopia, according to industry experts.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

New research shows improved wheat raises the quality of life for men and women across rural communities in Afghanistan.