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CIMMYT Publications catalogue 2000
This catalogue is intended to provide the information needed to order our publications. It is organized into several sections. The most comprehensive of these is the first section, which provides abstracts of new and ...
CIMMYT this century
(CIMMYT, [1999 or 2)
As we near the end of the 20th Century, we pause to remember some (of the many) events that have taken place since CIMMYT began as an international organization in 1966. CIMMYT Informa takes this opportunity to publish a ...
CIMMYT barley yellow dwarf (BYD) newsletter
The last BYD Newsletter (BYD-NL6) was sent in July 1997 to all the contributors and to most scientists from developing countries listed in the 1994 mailing list. A questionnaire on the future of the Newsletter and a ...
Made in Bangladesh: scale-appropriate machinery for agricultural resource conservation
An open-source publication targeted to machinery manufacturers, engineers, researchers and development practitioners, this book describes and provides technical designs for small-scale agricultural machinery developed or ...
Compendium of deliverables of the conservation agriculture course 2012
This book is the result of the hard work of six CIMMYT trainees who work on sustainable practices in Argentina, India, Iran, Mexico and Nepal, and participated in the 2012 visiting scientist program “Conservation agriculture: ...
Characterizing the cereal systems and identifying the potential of conservation agriculture in South Asia
Conservation agriculture (CA) and related resource conserving technologies (RCTs) potentially offer a way to sustainably increase the agricultural productivity in developing countries. These practices, which involve minimal ...
Agricultural information networks, information needs and risk management strategies: a survey of farmers in Indo-Gangetic Plains of India
Access to reliable, timely and relevant information can help significantly and in many ways to reduce farmers’ risk and uncertainty, empowering them to make good decisions. However, whether or not this access leads to ...
A checklist of journal articles from CIMMYT and its collaborators 1966-1999
The scope of this Checklist is limited: it covers only journal articles - not conference papers, not newsletters, not theses, not CIMMYT imprints. Thus it represents only part of CIMMYT's published output. And the search ...
Biotechnology efficiency for breeding and plant genetic resources in Kazakhstan: current state and ways to improve
This publication describes current status and outlooks of plant genetic resources, breeding and biotechnology in Kazakhstan needs assessment results, and priority activities for their development and effective interaction. ...
Collective action for the conservation of on-farm genetic diversity in a center of crop diversity: an assessment of the role of traditional farmers' networks
(IFPRI; CGIAR; CIMMYT, 2005)
This project explored the possible role of collective action among small-scale farmers in managing and maintaining genetic resources in a center of crop diversity. It focused on the local institutions that ensure the supply ...