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News

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.

Features

Seed fair in Masvingo, Zimbabwe — the first of its kind — increases smallholder access to stress tolerant varieties and knowledge on climate-smart technologies.

Blogs

Innovative tools and technologies help CIMMYT maize breeders in Africa accelerate the delivery of high-quality seed.

Blogs

Precision nutrient management helps women farmers in Nepal increase crop yields and household incomes.

Socioeconomist
Features

A growing number of smallholders in southern Zimbabwe adopt provitamin-A maize after collective learning and knowledge transfer initiative.

Features

Mother-trial farmers in Zimbabwe’s Mwenezi district share their experiences, lessons and successes in adopting climate-resilient practices.

News

Approach can save breeders to time and money, cut waste and improve client-focused results.

News

Platform in Bihar, India uses data to design interventions to help smallholder farmers.

News

As the pest continues to cause damage to farmers’ fields, CIMMYT trained national agricultural partners on integrated pest management.

Features

Equipment and safety protocols protect agricultural machinery workshop staff from COVID-19.

Food security
News

Alison Bentley introduces herself and CIMMYT’s innovative wheat research at the BGRI Technical Workshop.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

Inclusive seed business model empowers women from marginalized communities in Nepal.

Capacity development
Videos

A video to be aired on Bangladeshi television shows farmers how to identify the pest and manage a potential infestation.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

Women in rural Nepal prosper from training program on soil fertility management practices.