conservation agriculture


Multiple studies show conventional farming practices degrade soils, deplete aquifers and feed rampant greenhouse gas emissions.


Farming system harnesses the power of biology to rebuild soil organic matter, diversify crop systems, and improve water retention and nutrient uptake.


The new HAFIZ project will increase access to mechanization and promote conservation agriculture practices.

Extension Agronomist

Mechanization Specialist

Agricultural Development Officer

At global climate summit, CIMMYT scientists share adaptation and mitigation solutions for farmers, and call for increased funding for agricultural research.

Field Research Technician

Field Coordinator

Administrative Assistant

Associate Scientist

Project Coordinator