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The global wheat improvement system : prospects for enhancing efficiency in the presence of spillovers
Through the global analysis and country-level case studies, this report analyzes the efficiency of investments in wheat improvement research at a disaggregated level and explores a range of options for restructuring research ...
Farmers' taxonomies as a participatory diagnostic tool: Soil fertility management in Chihota, Zimbabwe
Soil infertility is a major constraint to food production in the communal areas of Zimbabwe. Smallholders in the region recognise the problems of low soil fertility and have devised ways of coping with them. This study ...
CIMMYT 2000-2001 world wheat overview and outlook: Developing no-till packages for small-scale farmers
Part 1 of this report (which is a continuation of CIMMYT's World Wheat Facts and Trends series under a new name) explores issues related to the development and adoption of no-till technology, especially in small-scale ...
CIMMYT 1998-99 World wheat facts and trends. Global wheat research in a changing World: Challenges and Achievements
This report has four parts. The first part focuses on the changing environment in which the international wheat research system functions in developing countries. The authors describe recent trends in developing country ...
Demonstrations of an interdisciplinary approach to planning adaptive agricultural research programmes
(CIMMYT Eastern African Economics Programme, 1979)
Science and partnerships to reduce poverty and hunger : medium-term plan of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), 2005-2007
This publication describes how CIMMYT and its partners are applying science to reduce poverty and hunger through six new research programs established as a result of the Center's recent strategic planning exercise. It ...