CIMMYT’s MasAgro project acknowledged for promoting sustainable agriculture in new report by The Economist Intelligence Unit.
Martin Kropff sits down with scientists involved in maize breeding, wheat quality and crop data to discuss their successes and passion behind the work that they do to help CIMMYT and CGIAR reach the Sustainable Development Goals.
Digital platform provides information that will help increase crop productivity and improve soil health.
CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.
Platform in Bihar, India uses data to design interventions to help smallholder farmers.
Study shows how the Crop-loss Assessment Monitor could help improve loss assessment and make crop insurance more efficient.
For the first time widespread monitoring examines how farmers are coping with climate stresses.
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.
How important is farming relative to non-farm activities for the income of young rural Africans?
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.
Scientist Kevin Pixley leads a project to catalogue 178,000 corn and wheat seeds at the CIMMYT seed bank near Mexico City.
Modern data systems are essential to monitor, manage and plan actions taken by governments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.