germplasm

Features

Five CIMMYT solutions for a fairer, healthier world.

News

Improved maize varieties among top three CGIAR innovations adopted by up to 11 million households in Ethiopia, independent study shows.

Nutrition, health and food security
Videos

Half a century earlier, scientists collected and preserved samples of maize landraces in Morelos, Mexico. Now, descendants of those farmers were able to get back their ancestral maize seeds and, with them, a piece of their family history.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Amos Alakonya talks pests, procedure, and why everyone should be concerned about seed health.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Head of CIMMYT Wheat Germplasm Bank receives Frank N. Meyer Medal for contributions to germplasm collection, conservation and use.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

With so much germplasm to categorize, what’s the best way to label them? Seeds of Discovery is working on the answer.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

For the first time ever, a research team of more than 40 scientists has genetically characterized values of exotics in hexaploid wheat.