Maize

Climate change
Features

Farmers boost their climate resilience and make money as they phase out a 25-year-old maize variety and replace it with drought-tolerant BH661 seeds.

Climate change
News

In a blog post and video, Gates highlights the “essential” role of CIMMYT and other CGIAR research centers in “feeding our future.”

Capacity development
Features

ProMaíz Nativo will promote small-scale landrace maize farmers through certification and fair market access.

Innovation and technology
Videos

CIMMYT’s five agricultural research stations in Mexico are instrumental for researchers’ work to develop innovative crops and sustainable farming systems worldwide.

Maize Pathologist Sub Saharan Africa and Head of MLN Screening Facility
Food security
In the media

Source: Kenya News Agency (27 Jun 2019)

CIMMYT’s Stephen Mugo suggests early planting, intercropping and other methods.

Innovation and technology
News

Open to young women and men under 35 who are implementing innovations in Latin American maize-based agri-food systems.

Maize Molecular Breeder for Africa
Innovation and technology
News

Harnessing the power of partnerships and innovation.

Gender and social inclusion
News

Rural land grows scarce as populations rise and more youth farm for their livelihoods.

Maize Pathologist for Latin America
Innovation and technology
Features

Multispectral and thermal images taken by cameras on unmanned aerial vehicles are helping researchers to monitor the resistance of maize to tar spot complex and other foliar diseases.

Innovation and technology
News

Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Health and nutrition
Features

An economist, an agronomist and a plant biologist discuss how to mix markets, research and nutrition for optimal health and sustainability.

Health and nutrition
Press releases

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