The CGIAR Research Program MAIZE is an international collaboration between more than 300 partners from the public and private sectors, national institutions, international research organizations and seed companies. This unique partnership seeks to mobilize global resources in maize research and development to achieve a greater strategic impact on maize-based farming systems in Africa, South Asia and Latin America.
The fall armyworm (FAW), a devastating insect-pest, has been identified for the first time on the Indian subcontinent.
A new study has revealed key information about the genetic basis of maize lethal necrosis (MLN), a disease that has been wreaking havoc on maize crops in eastern Africa since its discovery in the region ...
Nominations are open for the 2018 MAIZE-Asia Youth Innovators Awards. Apply by August 31.
The third instalment of the 2018 maize lethal necrosis (MLN) phenotyping (screening/ indexing) cycle will be held in July 2018
In sub-Saharan Africa, 20 to 80% of maize yields may be lost because of a semi-parasitic plant, Striga.
A new study shows that nearly 12 million hectares of the maize-growing USA, approximately 33 percent of the entire maize-growing area of the country, might be vulnerable to a disease called Tar Spot Complex (TSC).