A new Bloomberg op-ed urges nations to steer more money to organizations like CIMMYT that are advancing crucial research on how to grow more resilient wheat and maize crops in regions that are becoming steadily less arable.
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- United States Agency for International Development (USAID) > Feed the Future
- World Food Programme (WFP)
The number of the world’s hungry could double and trade restrictions will harm food importing nations, experts say.
Wheat rust monitoring efforts are not only keeping the fast-spreading disease in check, but are deployed to manage other crop diseases, said a scientist at a scientific meeting in London.