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November 24, 2020

According to a new study, native millet may be the best native grain to make bread that can reap the environmental, economic and cultural benefits of production along the way (SBS)

November 9, 2020

University of Sydney study finds economic window for native grains production - Most extensive paddock-to-plate native grains study to date

October 29, 2020

Finger millet (wimbi) back on the menu thanks to years of research at the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (The Star)

October 5, 2020

Shattering expectations: Novel seed dispersal gene found in green millet - Road trips result in the first shattering gene found in a wild population

September 7, 2020

Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU) releases 12 new varieties of paddy, foxtail millet, finger millet, red gram, chickpea and sugarcane (New Indian Express)

August 28, 2020

Rising fodder shortage prompts release of two pearl millet varieties with superior and higher forage in south India

August 21, 2020

Five-year plan for driving grain legume and dryland cereals seed delivery systems through commodity value chains

August 10, 2020

Malawi officially releases its first improved chickpea and finger millet varieties

August 7, 2020

Embrapa sugere cereais de inverno e milheto para composição de rações

July 9, 2020

Forage sorghum and pearl millet: water-saving alternative forage crops for Texas livestock

June 17, 2020

Kommt die äthiopische Superhirse bald nach Deutschland? (Deutschlandfunk Kultur)

May 22, 2020

Rispenhirse-Saatgut von Die Saat verfügbar (Österreichische Bauernzeitung)

May 11, 2020

West Africa - 2020 forecast predicts a shortage of certified maize, sorghum, millet, cowpea, and groundnuts seeds (CORAF)

May 8, 2020

Österreich - Rispenhirse : Saatgut wieder verfügbar von DIE SAAT

May 7, 2020

Let’s not forget the quality of food in crisis, millet entrepreneurs speak out

May 1, 2020

India - Kharif sales of rice, maize, cotton, pearl millet and vegetable seed likely to fall 20%  (Economic Times)

April 20, 2020

Mali : De nouvelles variétés de cultures en perspective (SciDev Net)

Plus de 40 000 agriculteurs maliens vont bénéficier de semences améliorées (Commodafrica)

April 9, 2020

Kenya & Tanzania - Rising market pull for dryland crops prompts move for setting up efficient seed delivery systems

March 30, 2020

First Lady of Niger leads millet movement

February 17, 2020

First public research facility to put agriculture on fast-forward launched at ICRISAT

February 14, 2020

Bundessortenamt - Beschreibung der Werteigenschaften der neu zugelassener Sorten

November 8, 2019

Pre-breeding work with grasspea and finger millet gets a boost

October 22, 2019

Mapping millet genetics

October 17, 2019

Crop-improvement lab established with $25M USAID grant

October 7, 2019

Grasspea and finger millet pre-breeding get a boost

October 3, 2019

Neglected no longer: grasspea and finger millet pre-breeding get a boost

September 16, 2019

Burkina Faso - Du mil hybride pour lutter contre l'insécurité alimentaire (SciDev.Net)

May 24, 2019

Wild relatives of pearl millet can take the heat (Thomson Reuters Foundation)

April 24, 2019

Proso millet's fan club includes researchers, growers (High Plains Journal)


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