A new approach to mining agricultural gene banks - to speed the pace of research innovation.

The key to Africa's rising dependence on costly wheat imports is domestic production.

ICARDA leads the CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems with partners in over 40 countries.


November 12, 2015

Demekech Tekleyohannes, an Ethiopian farmer from Gimbichu has seen her fair share of hard times.  Ten years ago, a new crop disease devastated her

November 10, 2015

Today, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

November 04, 2015

More than 4.5 million smallholder farmers grow barley in Ethiopia with one of the lowest yields in the world.  Getting new higher-yield vari