Cross-regional collaboration brings wheat blast protection to farmers in Bangladesh and Brazil.
Source: The Himalayan Times (6 Nov 2020)
CIMMYT and Nepal’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.
Source: Forbes México (25 Jul 2020)
Agriculture in Mexico has not stopped during the COVID-19 pandemic, but has had to reinvent itself.
Research team behind revolutionary field test for wheat disease wins prestigious BBSRC prize.
These technologies, known as high-throughput phenotyping platforms, replace lengthy paper-based visual observations of crop trials.
MARPLE (Mobile And Real-time PLant disEase) is a portable testing lab which could help speed-up the identification of devastating wheat rust diseases in Africa.