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Former CIMMYT Wheat Program director and distinguished scientist made remarkable contributions to wheat improvement worldwide.

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Former director of the Global Wheat Program positioned CIMMYT as the leading international research-for-development and breeding organization for wheat.

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Former director general Donald Winkelmann was instrumental in achieving growth and recognition for CIMMYT.

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He was instrumental in preparing and distributing nursery results, which are still used by breeders.

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Palmer made key contributions in applied science to fight hunger and improve livelihoods in the 20th Century.

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The CIMMYT community honors the memory of John A. Mihm, CIMMYT’s maize entomologist during the 1970s-90s,

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He was a pillar of the Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), with a well-recognized research track record in maize, cassava, and sweet potato.