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The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) is the global leader in publicly-funded maize and wheat research and related farming systems.
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What can we learn from a bird’s eye view? Multispectral and thermal images taken by cameras on unmanned aerial vehicles can monitor resistance to disease:
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CIMMYT 19h
Help us foster support for young people in Latin American maize-based agriculture – nominate an innovative young person for the MAIZE Youth Innovators Awards 2019. APPLY HERE:
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Later planting in Haryana and Punjab leads to concentrated agricultural burning in the late fall and 39% higher peak fire intensity, contributing to poor air quality. Learn more:
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CIMMYT Jun 22
The size of a problem does not always match the size of its solutions. Learn more about the process, and a workshop in :
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CIMMYT Jun 22
125g of fresh orange-fleshed provides the daily needs of a pre-school child. Learn how and partners reached more than 2.3 million households with this potato.
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CIMMYT Jun 21
More than two million households across six countries received enriched with as part of a project led by . Read for the results:
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IRRI🌾 Jun 20
Rising to challenges, IRRI has broken new ground in research, stewardship of our most important genetic assets, & delivery of innovations in the regions we serve. We are pleased to share with you our journey over the past year in our 2018 Annual Report
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AATF Jun 18
It is with a heavy heart that inform you of the sudden passing on of our beloved brother and colleague, Dr Gospel Omanya who passed away on 16 June 2019 at age 51 after a short illness. He was a plant geneticist and Africa’s frontier seed systems expert.
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CGIAR Big Data Jun 18
We've launched a new version of GARDIAN, our ag search engine that makes 96,170+ publications and 3,100+ datasets from across and beyond discoverable through a simple search. Test our powerful tool that's unlocking for ag dev:
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CIMMYT Jun 21
“Nutrition is the perfect setting to create systems approaches to food,” said agronomist Santiago Lopez Ridaura in conversation with Natalia Palacios and Jason Donovan.
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Lennart Woltering Jun 21
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CIMMYT Jun 21
See our latest story here: Are high land rental costs pricing African youth out of agriculture?
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CIMMYT Jun 21
A group from gets frameworks and tools to make innovations sustainable. Learn more:
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Awais Yaqub Jun 12
Dr. Norman Borlaug said: "You can't build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery" What a peaceful last evening at it was while sun aligned itself to Borlaug's diary just perfect.
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CIMMYT Jun 21
New study links groundwater conservation to increased that contributes to ’s crisis. Read more here:
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Institute for Sustainable Food Systems IFAS UF Jun 21
Bird’s-eye view: Multispectral and thermal images taken by cameras on unmanned aerial vehicles are helping researchers to monitor the resistance of maize to tar spot complex and other foliar diseases.
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TRF Climate Jun 18
Rights are at the root of fighting climate change and biodiversity loss says ahead of
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CIMMYT Jun 21
"If we hope to achieve a sustainable future, we must act now," said winner Blessings Likagwa. He uses data from to implement improvements on his farm.
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CIMMYT Jun 21
Do you know a researcher, farmer or change agent in Latin America who is promoting innovation in maize-based systems? Nominate them for the MAIZE Youth Innovators Awards 2019! APPLY HERE:
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CSISA Project Jun 20
Farmers field day on mechanized mung bean at Banke The knowledge sharing included awareness on mung bean importance, production methodologies, mechanization on mung bean and discussions between farmers and experts.
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