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Innovation and technology
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Mechanization is about finding solutions for farmers in rural communities.

Innovation and technology
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New maize varieties to bolster seed sector and enhance farm productivity.

Innovation and technology
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Piloting the system in will begin in 2020, with more advanced functions to follow in the next three years.

Innovation and technology
Features

The initiative increases agricultural productivity and enhances food security in Ethiopia.

Climate change
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.

Innovation and technology
Features

Researchers share their work translating the latest molecular research into breeding solutions for better maize and wheat varieties.

Food security
In the media

Source: Vice (21 Jan 2020)

Seed banks, like the one at CIMMYT’s headquarters in Mexico, are part of planning for the future of food.

Innovation and technology
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Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.

Innovation and technology
Features

Digital seed information system will connect farmers to information and seed suppliers.

Food security
Features

Amos Alakonya talks pests, procedure, and why everyone should be concerned about seed health.

Innovation and technology
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International symposium in New Delhi serves to discuss new technologies and management approaches.

Capacity development
Videos

A new video highlights the work of the Heat and Drought Wheat Improvement Consortium (HeDWIC) to create new climate-resilient wheat varieties.

Innovation and technology
In the media

Source: Donne del Food (28 Nov 2019)

Rapid alert system has been developed to predict the spread of wheat rust.

Innovation and technology
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CIMMYT researcher named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

Innovation and technology
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Recent impact studies in Uganda and Zambia show that farmers adopting drought-tolerant maize increased their yields significantly and reduced risks of crop failure.