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El mejoramiento del maiz en Mexico: Avances actuales y proyeccion hacia el futuro
(Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural, 1961)
Actualmente existe una tremenda variación en los maíces mexicanos. Esta variación incluye desde las formas primitivas y mantenidas por los indígenas para propósitos ceremoniales, hasta las modernas variedades de origen ...
CIMMYT Report 1968-69: On progress toward increasing yields of maize and wheat
The power of the improved, high yielding, disease-resistant, and fertilizer-responsive varieties in revolutionizing agricultural production is clearly shown by the acceleration of wheat production in Mexico, India, Pakistan, ...
CIMMYT Report 1967-68: On progress toward increasing yields of maize and wheat
During the past year CIMMYT strengthened its research and training in Mexico and enlarged the network of cooperative research and production programs in the tropical and subtropical areas of the world. In addition to ...
CIMMYT Report 1966-67
This first annual report of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center has a two-fold objective: 1) to set down in type the objectives, philosophy and broad policy outline of the Center and 2) to report on progress ...
Variability in the lysine content of wheat, rye, and triticale proteins
Undernutrition and malnutrition are currently widespread in many areas of the world. The most serious nutritional problem is protein-calorie malnutrition among children in the developing countries. ( 5, 24). There now ...
Field technique for fertilizer experiments
As farmers make the transition from traditional to modern agriculture their total operation changes. One of the important decisions they have to make during this period is which fertilizer to apply and how much. An important ...
CIMMYT Informe 1966-67
Este primer informe anual del Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo tiene dos propósitos: 1) dejar constancia escrita de los objetivos, filosofía y política general del Centro, y 2) dar a conocer los progresos ...
The Puebla Project 1967-69: progress report of a program to rapidly increase corn yields on small holdings
This report has been prepared to provide as complete a picture as possible of what the Puebla Project is, the nature of the joint effort of those participating, and the social and economic implications of the progress ...
Preliminar report of the results of the first (1) Cooperative Near East-American Spring Wheat Yield Nursery
The Cooperative Near East-American Spring Wheat Yield Nursery originated as an outgrowth of a recommendation made by Drs. Jose Vallega (Ministry of Agriculture of Argentina) and Norman E. Borlaug (The Rockefeller Foundation) ...
Preliminary tables of the IV international spring wheat yield nursery (ISWYN), 1967-68
The methods used in summarizing these data and recommended for determining reactions of wheat in the field io cereal rust, are those described by Dr. W. Q. Loegering for use in the U.S.D.A. International Wheat Rust Nursery. ...