“Better, faster, equitable, sustainable” – wheat research community partners join to kick off new breeding project
Collaboration, partnership and mutual learning with national partners key focus of new project to accelerate breeding and delivery of improved wheat varieties.
CSISA project suggests pathways to remove barriers inhibiting full use of groundwater irrigation infrastructure in Nepal’s Terai region.
A survey conducted by CIMMYT researchers collected insights from over 200 key value-chain market actors.
The tractor-mounted reaper saves farmers time and money and offers new sources of income.
The introduction of mung bean has transformed rice-wheat food systems in Nepal and has been one of the major successes of the Agronomy and Seed Scaling project.
Source: Seed Quest (27 May 2020)
Nepal Agricultural Research Council and CIMMYT scientists suspect new races of stripe and leaf rust in the Nepal hills and terai in the recent 2020 wheat season.
Adoption of mini-tiller is significantly lower in female-headed households, CIMMYT researchers find.
New project to deliver wheat disease warnings directly to farmers’ phones in Bangladesh and Nepal.
Stakeholders work together to strengthen systems for detecting, mitigating and managing the invasion of the destructive pest.