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In 2011, CIMMYT and ICAR committed to agricultural development in South Asia with the creation of BISA. Since then, BISA has increased crop yields, developed hardy wheat varieties and championed environmental health.

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The mountainous Himalayan country is facing a reduction in the production of cereals, and an increase in productivity within the limited arable area is needed.

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Source: Technology Works (18 Dec 2023)

Kevin Pixley explores the impact of genetic engineering on resilient crop varieties

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The 2023 Borlaug Dialogue showcased CIMMYT’s collaborations in Mozambique and innovative initiatives to address agricultural challenges in Southern Africa.

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Source: Ministerie van Landbouw, Natuur en Voedselkwaliteit (18 Dec 2023)

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CIMMYT announces three new, improved tropical maize hybrids.

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Source: Rural 21 (11 Dec 2023)

Sylvanus Odjo and Heike Ostermann highlight systemic scaling up of post-harvest technologies.

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NARC and CIMMYT prioritize food security and technology adoption to transform agriculture in Nepal.

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Source: Khabarhub (10 Dec 2023)

Nepal and CIMMYT sign 10-year pact to improve agriculture, focusing on improved production and markets.

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Agreement builds on successful partnership in southern and eastern Africa.

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Kenyan farmers’ preference for early-maturing seed underscores the importance of sales data for informed breeding decisions.

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Source: Farmers Review Africa (2 Nov 2023)

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Wheat yield and adaptation demonstrate the power of collaborative research, miller group spokesperson said.