CIMMYT and partners revise Nepal’s seed science and technology curriculum, so university graduates are better equipped to join the industry’s work force.
Technical coordination between research and development partners is key to breed maize varieties that respond to the diverse needs of small farmers.
Web app helps extension agents and farmers monitor the spread of fall armyworm.
Women in Malawi are inspiring the next generation of smallholder farmers to adopt climate-smart technologies.
For the first time widespread monitoring examines how farmers are coping with climate stresses.
How can we feed more people while protecting nature and biodiversity?
New maize varieties to bolster seed sector and enhance farm productivity.
New research recommends targeted assistance and engagement with small farmers in rural Guatemala to improve livelihoods and reduce migration pressures.
Public and private partners join forces to mitigate voracious pest.
Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.
Seed systems play a major role in Africa’s agricultural transformation — but are they gender-friendly?
Digital seed information system will connect farmers to information and seed suppliers.
Source: Dawn (23 Dec 2019)
Pakistan has released 20 new high-yielding, disease-resistant and climate change-resilient wheat and maize varieties during the year.
CSISA publishes policy and research note on how to develop balanced nutrient management innovations in the region.