Maize

Features

Five CIMMYT solutions for a fairer, healthier world.

News

Study results suggest caution in designing agricultural policies based on evidence derived from inaccurate measurement protocols.

Press releases

New report quantifies the impact of 20 years of CGIAR-led maize improvement for Africa.

Features

CGIAR webinar examined the technological, sustainability and social implications of integrated approaches.

Features

CIMMYT partner seed company supports smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa with stress-tolerant seed against biotic and abiotic stresses.

Explainers

Water, heat and lime transform grain in a traditional Central American maize processing method.

News

Genomic selection breeding approach paves the way to better maize and wheat in farmers’ fields faster.

News

One of CIMMYT and CGIAR’s biggest supporters, he sets out on a virtual book tour to spark collaborative action toward avoiding a climate disaster and calls for innovations in almost everything that we do.

Publications

CIMMYT researchers outline the potential opportunities and key challenges of doubled haploid line development in maize.

Press releases

As partners come together as One CGIAR to enact a bold climate-centered strategy, projects like CIMMYT and IITA’s decades-long work on climate-smart maize can help show the way forward.

Features

A ten-year partnership led by CIMMYT and IITA tackles climate-induced risks in maize production, developing and deploying new climate-adaptive varieties benefiting over 8 million households in sub-Saharan Africa.

News

New study in the Western Highlands of Guatemala confirms relation between milpa intercropping diversity and nutritional capacity.

Features

On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, CGIAR and CIMMYT scientists share their career journeys.

News

CIMMYT is offering a new set of improved maize hybrids to partners, to scale up production for farmers in these areas.