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Source: New Age (21 Nov 2021)

CIMMYT-Bangladesh country representative Timothy J. Krupnik was the guest of honor at a workshop organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute on fall armyworm management.

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Researchers listed among world’s most influential scholars, based on citations.

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A day in the life of a farmer in India’s Odisha state, part of  tribal community that has long lived off the land. 

In the media

Source: Dhaka Tribune (29 Sep 2021)

Bangladesh wants to expand the work of the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia-Mechanization Extension Activity (CSISA-MEA) project in Bogra, Jessore, Faridpur and Cox’s Bazar to the rest of the country.

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CIMMYT, USAID and partners announce the publication of a guide for integrated pest management of fall armyworm in Asia.

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Successful establishment of an agricultural machinery workshop in Meki signals a boost for private sector-driven mechanization in Ethiopia.

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Source: SBS Punjabi (8 Sep 2021)

The Indian researcher leads CIMMYT’s environmental analytics work in South Asia, where he addresses the region’s productivity and sustainability challenges in cereal systems.

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Fostering private sector engagement to develop and scale locally-produced hybrids seeds in Nepal.

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Postgraduate students visit a hybrid maize seed company as part of drive to enhance partnerships between Nepal’s agricultural universities and the seed industry.

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Educator and researcher trains partners from around the world in CIMMYT’s unique wheat improvement course.

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New equipment will speed up and enhance the accuracy of national breeding processes including seed preparation, data collection and inventory management.

Videos

Two-wheel tractors have replaced outdated farming tools, helping Ethiopian farmers reduce drudgery, improve productivity and increase their profits.

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Alumni of CIMMYT’s historic wheat training program reflect on a powerful learning experience.

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In India’s state of Odisha, maize farming is lifting up the socioeconomic status of women.

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Molecular breeding experts learn about state-of-the-art data analysis and visualization tools at Wheat Initiative workshops.