apps & digital tools

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Experts work together at hackathon to develop Enterprise Breeding System that can serve CGIAR organizations and national agricultural research programs.

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Blogs

Experts are developing data and dashboards to advise policymakers about the cost and feasibility of liming to increase maize productivity.

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CIMMYT’s work featured on the Counting on the World to Act report, produced by SDSN and TReNDS.

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New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.

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In the media

Source: World Grain (13 Aug 2019)

MARPLE diagnostic platform significantly reduces the time to identify strains, which previously took months.

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The mobile kit will allow Ethiopia to quickly identify wheat rust strains in 48 hours, instead of sending samples to labs abroad.

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Features

Researchers are using data and tools to produce information that can help farmers, research institutions and governments take better decisions on agronomic practices and investments.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

With so much germplasm to categorize, what’s the best way to label them? Seeds of Discovery is working on the answer.

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These technologies, known as high-throughput phenotyping platforms, replace lengthy paper-based visual observations of crop trials.

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Faster and better-quality certification, a game-changer for African farmers?

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Trials of the Nutrient Expert app showed improved yields, fertilizer-use efficiency and increased profits for farmers.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

The maps include information on soil PH, organic matter, total nitrogen, clay content and boron content.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

The initiative will serve to develop comprehensive soil information at scale for the states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Odisha

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Blogs

CIMMYT has been researching the use of mobile apps to provide site-specific agronomic advice to farmers.