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Maize lethal necrosis (MLN) threatens Africa’s food security
Africa’s important food crop – maize, is under real threat because of maize lethal necrosis (MLN). The disease has adversely affected maize fields in Kenya and its neighbors (DR Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda ...
El nuevo CIMMYT: la misma tradición, un enfoque actualizado
The Dr. Masa Iwanaga talks about the new structure of the institution during his period like Managing Director of CIMMYT.
CIMMYT : turning research into impact (20 minutes version)
For 50 years the International Maize and Wheat Improvement center (CIMMYT) has worked to fulfill one mission, research for impact. To overcome the complex socio-environmental challenges facing the future of agriculture, ...
Programa Agrícola Mexicano
Introduction to Mexico's agricultural drawbacks during the first half to the 20th century.
International Cold Tolerant Sorghum Program
Dr. Vartan Guiragosian reports on the International Cold Tolerant Sorghum Program with ICRISAT
Introduction to the CIMMYT Maize Breeding Program : special projects
Jonathan Woolly presents and Introduction to the overall goals of the Maize Breeding Program
Sorghum Improvement Program: Grain Improvement Quality
Grain Quality Improvement explanation by Vartan Guiragosian, comparing the use of sorghum with wheat and maize in the ellaboration of products to eat like the tortilla.
Norman Borlaug : 1987 interview about his and CIMMYT's history
Dr. Borlaug speaks about his journey as a hunger fighter as well as the growth of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center.
Alejandro Violic explanation on the application of herbicide on the field on maize.
Stunt disease in maize
Dr. Carlos de Leon discusses CIMMYT's work on research for dealing with maize diseases found on 1945.