Press releases

Switch to irrigation canals will not fully compensate for the expected loss of groundwater in Indian agriculture, new study concludes.


New compendium analyzes existing pilot initiatives across different agro-climatic zones in India.

Innovation and technology

Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.

Innovation and technology

Researchers analyze irrigation service providers to understand how different business models and pump types affect pricing and water conservation.

Innovation and technology
In the media

Source: Daily Trust (23 May 2019)

CIMMYT researchers report a sub-surface drip fertigation system combined with conservation agriculture uses less water to produce the same wheat and rice yields.

Innovation and technology

For many farmers in the developing world, cell phones are the most accessible form of technology, but are only one of many technologies changing agriculture.