apps & digital tools
Experts work together at hackathon to develop Enterprise Breeding System that can serve CGIAR organizations and national agricultural research programs.
Experts are developing data and dashboards to advise policymakers about the cost and feasibility of liming to increase maize productivity.
UN-sponsored report acknowledges CIMMYT’s use of data and technologies to promote sustainable farming in Latin America
CIMMYT’s work featured on the Counting on the World to Act report, produced by SDSN and TReNDS.
New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.
Source: World Grain (13 Aug 2019)
MARPLE diagnostic platform significantly reduces the time to identify strains, which previously took months.
The mobile kit will allow Ethiopia to quickly identify wheat rust strains in 48 hours, instead of sending samples to labs abroad.
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.
With so much germplasm to categorize, what’s the best way to label them? Seeds of Discovery is working on the answer.
These technologies, known as high-throughput phenotyping platforms, replace lengthy paper-based visual observations of crop trials.
Faster and better-quality certification, a game-changer for African farmers?
Trials of the Nutrient Expert app showed improved yields, fertilizer-use efficiency and increased profits for farmers.
The maps include information on soil PH, organic matter, total nitrogen, clay content and boron content.
The initiative will serve to develop comprehensive soil information at scale for the states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Odisha
CIMMYT has been researching the use of mobile apps to provide site-specific agronomic advice to farmers.