Maize

Features

New lines of CIMMYT-derived maize show increased resistance to maize lethal necrosis (MLN) disease. Their rapid adoption, along with sustained monitoring and prevention efforts, are crucial to preventing another outbreak, argues a new report.

News

Webinar series from CGIAR examines the components of the crop supply chain, as part of the International Year of Plant Health.

Scientist - Maize Breeding and Seed Systems
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Breakthrough comes after three years of intensive research and trials conducted in Kenya — and during the United Nations International Year of Plant Health — and represents a significant advance in the global fight against fall armyworm.

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Ugandan seed enterprise showcases the performance of stress-resilient maize varieties and engages agro-dealers as last mile seed merchants.

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Researchers join government officials and other stakeholders to discuss collaborative research and development activities in Bangladesh.

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Improved maize varieties among top three CGIAR innovations adopted by up to 11 million households in Ethiopia, independent study shows.

Features

This year, we published more than 250 stories related to maize and wheat science around the world. Here are some of our favorites.

Videos

Kick back, press play and enjoy some of our favorite videos of the year.

News

AGG partners meet to launch regional networks for eastern and southern Africa and assess capacity development needs.

Features

Need for continuous testing and application of new breeding methods to deliver resilient seed varieties at a faster rate is more important now than ever before.

Assistant Research Associate

Senior Officer - IT and Databases

Senior Scientist, Maize Seed Systems Specialist - Latin America