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Nutrition, health and food security
Features

An early indication of parental lines with potential to tolerate or resist Striga, is showing “light at the end of the tunnel” for farmers battling the nutrient-sucking monster.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

A survey conducted by CIMMYT researchers collected insights from over 200 key value-chain market actors.

Innovations
Features

Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.

Nutrition, health and food security
Blogs

The Scaling Up community of practice discusses challenges and opportunities for an improved “new normal” for agriculture, research and development.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Stakeholders work together to strengthen systems for detecting, mitigating and managing the invasion of the destructive pest.

Capacity development
Features

CIMMYT and partners revise Nepal’s seed science and technology curriculum, so university graduates are better equipped to join the industry’s work force.

Innovations
Features

Web app helps extension agents and farmers monitor the spread of fall armyworm.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

Women in Malawi are inspiring the next generation of smallholder farmers to adopt climate-smart technologies.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Public and private partners join forces to mitigate voracious pest.

Innovations
News

Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.

Innovations
Features

Digital seed information system will connect farmers to information and seed suppliers.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

Nepal boosts domestic maize hybrid seed production.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Smallholders in India’s Karnataka state get higher yields from drought- and heat-tolerant maize.

Innovations
News

New study provides an extensive field-test validation of existing genetic markers for thousand grain weight; finds both surprises and promising results.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Halfway into Nepal’s 12-year plan to boost seed systems, partners review progress and plan the best way to meet targets.