India

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In India’s state of Odisha, maize farming is lifting up the socioeconomic status of women.

Press releases

Switch to irrigation canals will not fully compensate for the expected loss of groundwater in Indian agriculture, new study concludes.

News

Barry O’Farrell highlighted strong collaboration of CIMMYT and BISA with Australian research institutes.

Publications

The results of this study will allow breeders to optimize dual purpose maize varieties to sustainably feed people and their livestock.

News

The Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award is the highest honor conferred by the Government of India to non-resident Indians.

News

New research shows that the Nutrient Expert decision tool is better for farmers’ fields, extension services and the environment.

News

CSISA initiatives support smallholder farmers in India to become successful entrepreneurs.

Features

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

News

New research shows that a portfolio of crop management practices can boost productivity while minimizing harm to the environment.

News

Authors conclude that no-till, no-burn practices can cut severe pollution in northern India and that they merit strong policy support, including enforcement of bans on burning straw.

News

New research establishes three new definitions for targeting wheat varieties in India and validates effectiveness of testing in Obregon, Mexico.

News

New compendium analyzes existing pilot initiatives across different agro-climatic zones in India.

Blogs

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