genomics

News

Genomic selection breeding approach paves the way to better maize and wheat in farmers’ fields faster.

News

Study validates importance and uncovers new benefits of crucial wheat genome segment.

Features

Need for continuous testing and application of new breeding methods to deliver resilient seed varieties at a faster rate is more important now than ever before.

News

Scientists in the Accelerating Genetic Gains in Maize and Wheat for Improved Livelihoods (AGG) project share history and latest results at annual wheat research gathering.

Food security
Press releases

A team of scientists has completed one of the largest genetic analyses ever done of any agricultural crop to find desirable traits in wheat’s extensive and unexplored diversity.

Innovation and technology
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CIMMYT scientist applies genomics in maize breeding to achieve higher genetic gains.

Innovation and technology
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Researchers share their work translating the latest molecular research into breeding solutions for better maize and wheat varieties.

Innovation and technology
Press releases

Scientists identified significant new chromosomal regions for wheat yield and disease resistance, which will speed up global breeding efforts.

Food security
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Toledo’s research is multidisciplinary — it involves genetics and breeding knowledge, as well as statistics and computer science.