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Innovation and technology
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Researchers argue data from small satellites can help target agricultural interventions to locations where impact will be greatest.

Innovation and technology
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Scientists identified significant new chromosomal regions for wheat yield and disease resistance, which will speed up global breeding efforts.

Innovation and technology
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New study shows that improved bread wheat varieties obtained from crosses of durum wheat and goat grass are helping to ensure the crop’s future.

Innovation and technology
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New study finds that wheat farmers often do not accurately identify their varieties.

Innovation and technology
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The average farmer who uses the Happy Seeder can generate up to 20% more profits than those who burn their fields, according to a new study published in Science.

Innovation and technology
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More than 800 global experts will gather in Saskatoon to strategize on ways to meet projected nutritional needs of 60% more people by 2050.

Climate change
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Later rice planting in Haryana and Punjab leads to concentrated agricultural burning in the late fall and 39% higher peak fire intensity, contributing to poor air quality.

Health and nutrition
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More than two million households across six countries received sweet potato enriched with vitamin A as part of a project led by the International Potato Center (CIP).

Health and nutrition
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New varieties deliver essential micronutrients to those who lack diverse diets.

Innovation and technology
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The five young awardees are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.

Food security
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Identifying best practices to fight the invasive pest.

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

Food security
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Occupying 12 acres of land, the facility is expected to produce at least 30,000 DH lines a year.

Food security
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The project will develop maize varieties adapted to the country’s farming conditions and will promote sustainable intensification practices among farmers.