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Protecting small farms in Mozambique from drought
CIMMYT partnered with UC Davis to breed maize seeds that can withstand drought.
Kenyan scientist urges African countries to adopt drought tolerant crops
Source: Xinhua News (17 Apr 2019)
Stephen Mugo said that greater adoption of drought tolerant seeds combined with improved soil and water management is key to cushioning African small-holders from hunger and malnutrition.
Zimbabwe Agriseeds partners CIMMYT in production of new drought tolerant cultivars
Source: Food Business Africa (3 Apr 2019)
Partnership will facilitate production of drought tolerant varieties in the wake of persistent climate change.