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News

Former director of the Global Wheat Program positioned CIMMYT as the leading international research-for-development and breeding organization for wheat.

Press releases

CIMMYT researchers and partners are applying genomics, remote sensing and big data analysis to fortify the crop against climate-related stresses.

News

Webinar series from CGIAR examines the components of the crop supply chain, as part of the International Year of Plant Health.

Features

Assessing the approach’s potential and limitations for strengthening the livelihoods of the rural poor, a new book draws conclusions applicable across the development field.

Postdoctoral Fellow - Nitrogen Use Efficiency
News

Rahel Assefa and Kate Dreher selected as inaugural winners of award celebrating women’s contribution to CIMMYT’s work and mission.

Features

World-renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs joins CIMMYT’s end-of-year event to reflect upon the important tasks CGIAR should undertake in its upcoming 50 years of impact.

News

CIMMYT, the Government of Mexico and the Nobel Peace Center celebrate the 50-year anniversary of Norman Borlaug’s Nobel Peace Prize.

News

National breeding programs prepped to measure – and boost – genetic gains.

Features

This year, we published more than 250 stories related to maize and wheat science around the world. Here are some of our favorites.

Videos

Kick back, press play and enjoy some of our favorite videos of the year.

Blogs

This World Soil Day, explore how breeding success is inextricably linked to how we address soil degradation.

Head of Knowledge Management and Information Technology
Press releases

A special event will make a global call to action: to develop a transformational response of agriculture for peace.

Blogs

Don’t underestimate the crucial role nitrogen plays in cereal-based agroecosystems and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.