plant breeding

Food security
In the media

Source: World Grain (15 Jul 2020)

CIMMYT scientists perform large genome-wide association study in India, Kenya and Mexico to understand yellow rust resistance in wheat.

Food security
In the media

Source: Trouw (28 Jun 2020)

Opinions differ on if world food production could be improved if annual crops, such as maize, rice, wheat and vegetables, could be turned into perennials.

Food security
Features

CIMMYT breeder applies new tools and technologies to accelerate genetic gains, make breeding more efficient, and keep up with the changing dynamics of biotic and abiotic stresses.

Food security
Videos

Growing the right wheat varieties is necessary to nutritiously feed a growing population in the context of environmental stress.

Program Director, CIMMYT Enterprise Breeding System

Post-Doctoral Fellow in Wheat Physiology

Associate Scientist - Wheat Physiology

Maize Pathologist Sub Saharan Africa and Head of MLN Screening Facility

Maize Molecular Breeder for Africa

Wheat Pathologist and Geneticist

Scientist and Lead, Hybrid Wheat Breeding and Genetics

Senior Scientist, Wheat Breeder

Senior Scientist, Head of Rust Pathology and Molecular Genetics

Maize Molecular Breeder for Latin America

Principal Scientist and Country Representative for Pakistan