This is a selection of the latest CIMMYT news stories.
Good weed management, conservation agriculture, and use of manure and compost are recommended to help control fall armyworm in Africa.
CIMMYT and Clinton Foundation launch partnership to improve access to climate-resilient maize seed in eastern and southern Africa
New partnership will help farmers in Malawi, Rwanda and Tanzania have better access to seeds that help maize crops better withstand growing challenges of drought, pests, diseases, and climate change.
To manage El Nino-related crop distress in eastern and southern Africa, invest in drought-tolerant seeds and better soil and water care
Government support vital for deploying climate-resilient seeds and practices, say agriculture experts
From smart mechanization to nutritious and drought tolerant seeds, partners discover CIMMYT’s latest research and innovations.
Feeding the world’s population is only part of the challenge — we must also strive for higher-quality, more nutritious crops.
Women have the potential to be drivers of agricultural transformation.
This year the group harvested more than 3,300 kg from seven acres of land.
They show how wheat blast spreads, its potential effect on wheat production in South Asia and ways farmers can manage it.