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.
A survey conducted by CIMMYT researchers collected insights from over 200 key value-chain market actors.
Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.
The Scaling Up community of practice discusses challenges and opportunities for an improved “new normal” for agriculture, research and development.
Stakeholders work together to strengthen systems for detecting, mitigating and managing the invasion of the destructive pest.
CIMMYT and partners revise Nepal’s seed science and technology curriculum, so university graduates are better equipped to join the industry’s work force.
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.
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.
Digital seed information system will connect farmers to information and seed suppliers.
Nepal boosts domestic maize hybrid seed production.
Smallholders in India’s Karnataka state get higher yields from drought- and heat-tolerant maize.
New study provides an extensive field-test validation of existing genetic markers for thousand grain weight; finds both surprises and promising results.
Halfway into Nepal’s 12-year plan to boost seed systems, partners review progress and plan the best way to meet targets.