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Battling the fungal stem rust ug99 in Ethiopia
In the battle to prevent a global wheat crop catastrophe from an unchecked airborne fungus, scientists use monitoring stations in Ethiopia to enhance their arsenal. But the job is not easy. The Kulumsa research station in ...
International Workshop of the Wheat Yield Consortium, 2. Proceedings; CENEB, CIMMYT, Cd. Obregon, Sonora, Mexico; 12-15 Mar 2012
The abstracts herein are of presentations by crop experts for the ”2nd International Workshop of the Wheat Yield Consortium”. Sponsored by SAGARPA’s international strategic component for increasing wheat performance, ...
Why is wheat a strategic crop for Africa?
In the 1990's, economists considered wheat to be a "minor food" for consumers in sub-Saharan Africa. But wheat is a no longer a minor crop. African countries will spend about US$20 billion to import some 40 million tons ...
Impactos en América Latina
Wheat's Victor Kommerell on how to avoid another food crisis
With maize fields threatened by severe drought in the United States and wheat prices doubling in the face of heat and drought stress in Russia, Kazakhstan, and the Ukraine -- a region that accounts for nearly a quarter of ...
Wheat International Nurseries : the new seed process
A short video explaining the methods and steps behind CIMMYT''s seed processing, including cleaning, grading, washing, treating and packaging.
Advanced technology for wheat cultivation
Explanation about the relationed activities with the wheat cultivation in Bangladesh.
Ensayos Internacionales de Trigo : el nuevo procesamiento de semillas
This video highlights facilities for cleaning, washing, processing and packaging of seeds in CIMMYT.
Visualisation of plastids in endosperm, pollen and roots of transgenic wheat expressing modified GFP fused to transit peptides from wheat SSU RubisCO, rice FtsZ and maize ferredoxin III proteins
The ability to target marker proteins to specific subcellular compartments is a powerful research tool to study the structure and development of organelles. Here transit sequences from nuclear-encoded, plastid proteins, ...