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National breeding programs prepped to measure – and boost – genetic gains.
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AGG partners meet to launch regional networks for eastern and southern Africa and assess capacity development needs.
New research establishes three new definitions for targeting wheat varieties in India and validates effectiveness of testing in Obregon, Mexico.
Scientists in the Accelerating Genetic Gains in Maize and Wheat for Improved Livelihoods (AGG) project share history and latest results at annual wheat research gathering.
First meetings of the AGG Science and Technical Steering Committees generate insights and recommendations for optimizing breeding schemes.
Drip irrigation technologies are conserving resources and improving farmer resilience in eastern Zimbabwe.
Approach can save breeders to time and money, cut waste and improve client-focused results.
Alison Bentley introduces herself and CIMMYT’s innovative wheat research at the BGRI Technical Workshop.
Genomic-wide association study evaluated samples from Bolivia and Bangladesh for blast-resistant genes.
Researchers in Zambia confirm the arrival of this devastating fungal disease to the African continent.
A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.
Experts from Ethiopia and Kenya join CIMMYT and other partners to renew a long-standing collaboration under the auspices of the new AGG project.
Tremendous impact is arising from the longstanding cooperation between CIMMYT’s maize and wheat programs and national programs in countries where CIMMYT works.
The new AGG project aims to respond to the climate emergency and gender nexus through gender-intentional product profiles for its improved seed varieties and gender-intentional seed delivery pathways.