Nepal

For more information, contact CIMMYT’s Nepal office.

Blogs

Precision nutrient management helps women farmers in Nepal increase crop yields and household incomes.

In the media

Source: The Himalayan Times (6 Nov 2020)

CIMMYT and Nepal’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

Inclusive seed business model empowers women from marginalized communities in Nepal.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

Women in rural Nepal prosper from training program on soil fertility management practices.

Project Coordinator
Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.

Capacity development
Videos

New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Collaboration, partnership and mutual learning with national partners key focus of new project to accelerate breeding and delivery of improved wheat varieties.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Blogs

CSISA project suggests pathways to remove barriers inhibiting full use of groundwater irrigation infrastructure in Nepal’s Terai region.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

A survey conducted by CIMMYT researchers collected insights from over 200 key value-chain market actors.

Innovations
Features

The tractor-mounted reaper saves farmers time and money and offers new sources of income.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

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.

Business Development Analyst

Assistant Research Associate - Plant Breeding