Seven young farmers, researchers and activists are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.
M.L. Jat received the Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award for outstanding and impact-oriented research contributions in natural resource management and agricultural engineering.
This distinction acknowledges work that has had great international impact in the sciences and other fields.
Byerlee named Officer of the Order of Australia for his distinguished service to sustainable development, poverty reduction, and food security.
Open to young women and men under 35 who are implementing innovations in Latin American maize-based agri-food systems.
The five young awardees are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.
CIMMYT scientist Carolina Rivera is one of the six recipients of the 2019 Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Early Career Award.
Joint team recognized for their work on rice residue management using the Super Straw Management System, or Super SMS.
Open to young women and men below 35 years of age who are implementing innovations in African maize-based agri-food systems.
The seed varieties stored in the CIMMYT germplasm bank were of vital importance in efforts to restore food security in the aftermath of Hurricane Stan.
Matthew Rouse, a researcher with the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is being recognized for his work to contain and reduce the impact of Ug99.
The award supports initiatives that tackle food security challenges in Mexico through long-term solutions.
A scientist who has advanced the development of nutrient-rich wheat varieties with higher yield potential, disease resistance and improved traits wins Young Scientist Award for Agriculture.