data

Features

Digital platform provides information that will help increase crop productivity and improve soil health.

Features

CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.

News

Platform in Bihar, India uses data to design interventions to help smallholder farmers.

Innovation and technology
News

Study shows how the Crop-loss Assessment Monitor could help improve loss assessment and make crop insurance more efficient.

Innovation and technology
News

For the first time widespread monitoring examines how farmers are coping with climate stresses.

Innovation and technology
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.

Capacity development
Features

How important is farming relative to non-farm activities for the income of young rural Africans?

Food security
News

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

Food security
Features

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

Innovation and technology
Blogs

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

Innovation and technology
Features

Scientist Kevin Pixley leads a project to catalogue 178,000 corn and wheat seeds at the CIMMYT seed bank near Mexico City.

News

Modern data systems are essential to monitor, manage and plan actions taken by governments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

Innovation and technology
Features

Access to genetic data can revolutionize research partnerships and lead to major benefits for crop breeders aiming to help smallholder farmers boost yields, says geneticist Cesar Petroli.

Blogs

Both private and public sector research organizations must adopt data management strategies that keep up with the advent of big data if we hope to effectively and accurately conduct research.