Women have the potential to be drivers of agricultural transformation.
These entrepreneurs are breaking social barriers while improving household nutrition and livelihoods.
Trials of the Nutrient Expert app showed improved yields, fertilizer-use efficiency and increased profits for farmers.
CIMMYT economist Jason Donovan discusses the role of seed companies and food markets.
Over 230,000 farmers have adopted sustainable intensification technologies and the project has helped nurture future scientists.
CIMMYT has been researching the use of mobile apps to provide site-specific agronomic advice to farmers.
Traditional farming systems in Africa must be updated for today’s climate and market challenges, according to a new article from the University of Queensland.
The new maize lethal necrosis online portal provides up-to-date information and surveillance tools to help researchers control and stop the spread of the deadly disease.
To ensure that quality seed standards are maintained, CIMMYT supports partners such as national agricultural research institutions and seed producers in acquisition and production of pure early generation seed.
Fall armyworm devastates crops in sub-Saharan Africa: A quick and coordinated regional response is required
The head of CIMMYT’s Global Maize Program highlights the potential impact of the fall armyworm pest and how CGIAR researchers are contributing to a quick and coordinated response across the Africa.
CIMMYT supports seed company partners in enhancing their capacity to produce foundation and certified seed.