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This is a selection of the latest CIMMYT news stories.

Food security
News

Good weed management, conservation agriculture, and use of manure and compost are recommended to help control fall armyworm in Africa.

Climate change
Press releases

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.

Climate change
Press releases

Government support vital for deploying climate-resilient seeds and practices, say agriculture experts

Capacity building
News

From smart mechanization to nutritious and drought tolerant seeds, partners discover CIMMYT’s latest research and innovations.

Health and nutrition
Podcasts

Feeding the world’s population is only part of the challenge — we must also strive for higher-quality, more nutritious crops.

Gender and social inclusion
Videos

Women have the potential to be drivers of agricultural transformation.

Gender and social inclusion
Photos

This year the group harvested more than 3,300 kg from seven acres of land.

Food security
Infographics

They show how wheat blast spreads, its potential effect on wheat production in South Asia and ways farmers can manage it.