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Assessing the approach’s potential and limitations for strengthening the livelihoods of the rural poor, a new book draws conclusions applicable across the development field.

Features

CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.

Features

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

Publications

Study explores whether modern maize storage structures offer equal benefits to women and men farmers in Kenya, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Videos

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

Features

Ethiopia-based project manager finds inspiration in supporting programs and colleagues across Africa.

Blogs

First meetings of the AGG Science and Technical Steering Committees generate insights and recommendations for optimizing breeding schemes.

Features

Researchers take stock of the fertilizer recommendation tools in available in Ethiopia in support of the country’s National Soils Strategy.

Features

Celebrating whole grains as an integral part of healthy, sustainable — and delicious — diets.

Publications

Study explores how gender norms and intra-household dynamics shape women’s demand articulation for labor-saving technologies.

Press releases

Study shows investments and innovative policy decisions are increasing farmer incomes and national wheat productivity, with varieties originating from CIMMYT making a significant contribution.

News

FAO-led assessment details the pandemic’s impact on agri-food systems in Bangladesh and outlines possible recovery strategies.

Features

As the world becomes increasingly digital, the international agricultural research-for-development sector needs to keep up.

Publications

Study quantifies the economic losses from Bangladesh’s COVID-19 lockdowns and outlines policy implications for the country.

Innovation and technology
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The testing and learning platform is working to tackle issues from adulterated seeds to crop residue burning.