SAGARPA and CIMMYT sign 2015 collaboration agreement

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Texcoco, State of Mexico, Thursday 9 April 2015

Mexico's Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA by its Spanish acronym) and the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) signed a collaboration agreement for 2015 to jointly operate the Sustainable Modernization of the Traditional Agriculture (MasAgro).


The International Community Acknowledges the Impact of MasAgro, a SAGARPA – CIMMYT Project


impactos-masagro-noticiaJesús Aguilar Padilla, Mexico’s Subsecretary of Agriculture, said that CIMMYT is an important partner for SAGARPA in the pursuit of two objectives that President Peña Nieto considers a priority for Mexico’s agriculture: increase food production and alleviate poverty.