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Gender in maize research
Men and women play important roles in agriculture. It remains crucially important to understand the preferences of men and women, the extent to which men and women farmers access to and adopt improved technologies, and ...
Gains in maize genetic improvement in Eastern and Southern Africa : I. CIMMYT hybrid breeding pipeline
Monitoring of genetic gain in crop genetic improvement programs is necessary to measure the efficiency of the program. Periodic measurement of genetic gain also allows the efficiency of new technologies incorporated into ...
Use of genomic estimated breeding values results in rapid genetic gains for drought tolerance in maize
More than 80% of the 19 million ha of maize (Zea mays L.) in tropical Asia is rainfed and prone to drought. The breeding methods for improving drought tolerance (DT), including genomic selection (GS), are geared to ...
Precision Agriculture for Smallholder Farmers: are we dreaming?
Presentation delivered by Dr. Bruno Gerard, Director of the Global Conservation Agriculture Program, CIMMYT (Mexico), at the Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security in Ciudad Obregon (Mexico) on March 27, 2014.
Central and West Asia and North Africa : where wheat improvement matters
Presentation delivered by Dr. Mahmoud El Solh, Director General if ICARDA (Lebanon), at the Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security in Ciudad Obregon (Mexico) on March 27, 2014.
Discurso de aceptación del Dr. Bram Govaerts después de recibir el premio Norman Borlaug 2014 de Investigación en Campo y su Aplicación presentado por el Premio Mundial de Alimentación.
2014 WFP Norman Borlaug Award for field research and application endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation.
Play it hard : Norman Borlaug 100 years tribute
The International Center for Maize and Wheat Improvement (CIMMYT) and Biology Fortified have produced a special video tribute to the late Dr. Norman Borlaug, a legendary CIMMYT scientist who developed high-yielding, ...
Developing and delivering zinc wheat : the role of wheat in reducing hidden hunger
Presentation delivered by Dr. Wolfgang Pfeiffer, Deputy Director of Operations, HarvestPlus (Colombia) at the Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security in Ciudad Obregon (Mexico) on March 27, 2014
China's Grain Policy and World
Presentation delivered by Dr. Jikun Huang, Director of the Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China), at the Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security in Ciudad Obregon (Mexico) on March 27, 2014.
Social networks for agricultural development
Presentation delivered by Rikin Gandhi, Chief Executive Officer at Digital Green (India), at the Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security in Ciudad Obregon (Mexico) on March 28, 2014. #Borlaug100