sustainability

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CIMMYT’s MasAgro project acknowledged for promoting sustainable agriculture in new report by The Economist Intelligence Unit.

In the media

Source: El Universal (16 Oct 2020)

CIMMYT and Kellogg partnership seeks to increase the productivity of land and efficient use of available natural resources while mitigating the effects of climate change.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

We need to make sure our food systems grow a variety of food to nourish a growing population and sustain the planet.

Nutrition, health and food security
Explainers

Farming method can boost yields, increase farmers’ profits and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Podcasts

Sustainable farming method can increase resilience to climate change, protect biodiversity and sustainably use natural resources.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Publications

The results of the study will allow farmers to get the best crop yields while saving money and reducing harmful nitrous oxide emissions.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Explainers

Farmers are increasingly adopting conservation agriculture practices. This sustainable farming method is based on three principles: crop diversification, minimal soil movement and permanent soil cover.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

At international conference, plant nutrition experts highlight the important role of sustainability.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

People across the country planted more than 350 million trees in a day to fight deforestation and climate change.

Agricultural Systems and Climate Change Scientist
Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

CIMMYT was invited to discuss the findings of the EAT-Lancet Commission report and its implications for Mexico.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Unsustainable farming practices like monocropping are impacting soil health and reducing the productivity of farms.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Government officials, researchers and experts developed a list of recommendations going forward.