A project run by CIMMYT is giving farmers access to demos, field days and seed fairs to improve their understanding of good agronomic practices and improved seed varieties.
Incorrect identification of crop varieties is widespread among farmers, according to a new CIMMYT study.
Discover how CIMMYT scientists support getting new improved seeds to farmers fields, faster.
Farmers in Ethiopia’s lowlands trialed usage of the Kingbird wheat variety, with promising results for improved yield and increased income.
Efforts to support inclusive and equitable access to seeds by farmers should recognize the different seed systems and the complementarity of formal and informal seed systems.
First meetings of the AGG Science and Technical Steering Committees generate insights and recommendations for optimizing breeding schemes.