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Cross-regional collaboration brings wheat blast protection to farmers in Bangladesh and Brazil.


Partnership for mechanization bolsters economic prosperity in host communities near Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh.


Researchers, extension services, partners and policymakers can better support feminization of agriculture processes in the Indo-Gangetic Plains through improved research and recommendations.

Press releases

Farmers could save costs and contribute to climate mitigation by adopting easy-to-access farming methods like better nitrogen management, intermittent irrigation, and strip tillage, study shows.


CIMMYT scientists use high-powered drones and space satellite imagery to accelerate crop improvement, fight pests and diseases and help farmers make better crop management decisions.

In the media

Source: Reuters (15 Apr 2021)

Scientists at CIMMYT expect to sharply ramp up new wheat varieties enriched with zinc that can boost the essential mineral for millions of poor people with deficient diets.

Regional Program Manager

Women in Bangladesh start successful businesses using power-tiller-operated seeders.


CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.


Researchers join government officials and other stakeholders to discuss collaborative research and development activities in Bangladesh.


First meetings of the AGG Science and Technical Steering Committees generate insights and recommendations for optimizing breeding schemes.


FAO-led assessment details the pandemic’s impact on agri-food systems in Bangladesh and outlines possible recovery strategies.


Study quantifies the economic losses from Bangladesh’s COVID-19 lockdowns and outlines policy implications for the country.


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

Capacity development

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