An economist, an agronomist and a plant biologist discuss how to mix markets, research and nutrition for optimal health and sustainability.
New varieties deliver essential micronutrients to those who lack diverse diets.
Experts discussed the status of the outbreak, the role of research and applicable measures.
Agriculture leaders of eastern and southern Africa encourage wider adoption of conservation agriculture for the benefit of farmers, consumers and the environment.
In annual meeting, STMA project partners build on the successes of research in combatting drought, heat, pests and disease.
The five young awardees are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.
As the Nutritious Maize for Ethiopia (NuME) project comes to an end, partners draw plans to extend its impact.
Identifying best practices to fight the invasive pest.
A new book draws on experiences of men and women farmers across eastern and southern Africa who bravely embraced change to improve their farming methods and the lives and livelihoods of their families.
Source: La Repubblica (2 May 2019)
Researchers from CIMMYT, the University of Wageningen and the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna published a tracing study on abandonment of maize landraces over the last 50 years in Morelos.
Source: Relief Web (1 May 2019)
USAID, CIMMYT and ICRISAT convened a workshop to share experiences, best practices, approaches and challenges in managing FAW.
Source: The Hindu (1 May 2019)
CIMMYT, USAID, ICRISAT and CGIAR have joined hands to address FAW threat in Asia.