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Five CIMMYT solutions for a fairer, healthier world.

Explainers

Water, heat and lime transform grain in a traditional Central American maize processing method.

News

New study in the Western Highlands of Guatemala confirms relation between milpa intercropping diversity and nutritional capacity.

News

Webinar series from CGIAR examines the components of the crop supply chain, as part of the International Year of Plant Health.

Videos

Could an ancient and — in the Americas — commonplace practice help make maize agri-food systems more nutritious?

Features

This year, we published more than 250 stories related to maize and wheat science around the world. Here are some of our favorites.

Features

Celebrating whole grains as an integral part of healthy, sustainable — and delicious — diets.

Videos

CIMMYT maize and wheat quality experts explain the importance of whole grains for healthy diets.

Features

A growing number of smallholders in southern Zimbabwe adopt provitamin-A maize after collective learning and knowledge transfer initiative.

In the media

Source: Times of India (23 Oct 2020)

It’s that time of the year when pollution levels start increasing, but two factors may help north India avoid the ‘airpocalypse’ this time.

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.

Health and nutrition
Press releases

Cereals offer greater health and nutrition benefits than commonly acknowledged, despite often being considered ‘nutrient-poor’, say scientists.

Food security
Features

CIMMYT puts forward integrated systems, healthy diets and One CGIAR agronomic innovation at first-ever virtual edition of the African Green Revolution Forum.

Health and nutrition
Features

Strong partnerships key to making healthy diets affordable and meeting global nutrition challenges, says CIMMYT researcher Natalia Palacios at 2020 African Green Revolution Forum.

Innovation and technology
Features

Scientists assess the use of blockchain to track the impact of biofortified seeds.