New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.
Income-generating benefits of improved maize varieties hampered by patriarchal gender norms in rural Nigeria.
Workshop participants exchange ideas on expanding opportunities for women in the seed sector.
Scientists assess the use of blockchain to track the impact of biofortified seeds.
On International Youth Day, CIMMYT captures images of sub-Saharan African youth to celebrate their immense contributions to agriculture, farming systems, service provision and research and development.
CIMMYT continues to support farmers and the agricultural sector in the country.
Source: Down to Earth (17 Jul 2020)
Study finds that women in India adopt specific strategies to further their interests in the context of wheat-based livelihoods.
Researchers in Ethiopia show that well-targeted fertilizer recommendations improve fertilizer usage and productivity of maize production.
CGIAR socio-economic researchers have developed a standardized set of farm household survey questions to improve dataset comparability over space and time.
A survey conducted by CIMMYT researchers collected insights from over 200 key value-chain market actors.
CIMMYT’s work may begin with seeds, but our innovations support farmers at all stages of the value chain.
New study presents a typology of women’s decision-making in wheat in India.
Source: Fana Television (3 Jun 2020)
CIMMYT joins EIAR and Ministry of Agriculture on panel discussing strategy to prevent food insecurity in Ethiopia during COVID-19 pandemic.
New testing and learning platform aims to build the knowledge base for trust and transparency technologies in food systems.
Adoption of mini-tiller is significantly lower in female-headed households, CIMMYT researchers find.