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CIMMYT Maize International Testing Program 1983: final report
The 1983 Final Report of the International Maize Testing Program includes trial summaries of data received from February 16 to December 15, 1984. Data from 1983 trials received after December 16, 1984 will be in cluded as ...
Increasing wheat yields sustainability through agronomic means
This paper examines common factors that constrain wheat yields: insufficient nutrients (using nitrogen as an example); problems of late planting and poor crop establishment; suboptimal water management; lodging; and weeds. ...
Toward insect resistant maize for the third world: proceedings of the International Symposium on Methodologies for Developing Host Plant Resistance to Maize Insec'ts
Little more than a decade ago, the development of host plant resistance to maize insects was considered to be a very difficult, if not impracticable, goal of plant breeding, and in some quarters doubts about its feasibility ...
Insect resistant maize recent advances and utilization: proceedings of an international symposium held at (CIMMYT)
This publication reports advances in world wide research on the mechanisms and bases of insect resistance in maize; the genetics of resistance; on the biotechnological manipulation of resistance; on techniques for the mass ...
Book of abstracts: Arnel R. Hallauer International Symposium on Plant Breeding
This publication contains 120 extended abstracts, with key data and results, for many speakers' presentations and all posters exhibited at the Arnel R Hallauer International Symposium on Plant Breeding, 17-22 August 2003, ...
Development of new stress-resistant maize genetic resources (UNDP Project GLO/90/003): final report 1990-1996
A synthesis of results of research under the UNDP-supported Project "Development of New Stress-Resistant Maize Genetic Resources" (UNDP Project GLO/90/003), executed by the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center ...
World maize facts and trends, CIMMYT Report one: analysis of changes in production, consumption, trade, and prices over the last two decades
CIMMYT's mandate covers two of the world's major cereal crops, maize and wheat. Fifty-three countries of the developing world have over 100,000 hectares sown to maize; these countries represent three-fourths of the popu ...
CIMMYT Internacional Maize Testing Program: 1984 final report = Programa de Ensayos Internacionales de Maíz del CIMMYT: informe final de 1984
This Final Report contains summaries of trial data received from April 16 to December 15, 1985. The previously published 1984 Preliminary Report and this Final Report include data from 453 trial sets returned by national ...
The future development of maize and wheat in the third world
The papers presented at the September 1986 symposium in honor of CIMMYT's 20th anniversary are collected in this publication. Introductory essayes provide an overview of the Green Revolution and its implications for ...
CIMMYT Report on maize improvement 1982-83
This report presents information on advances of the CIMMYT Maize Program (CMP) during 1982-83. The report includes the following sections: description of the CMP germplasm bank accessions; characteristics and evolution of ...