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Conservation agriculture in cereal systems of south Asia: Nutrient management perspectives
In past, green revolution has paid dividends through impressive agricultural growth, which helped to keep balance between demand and supply in the past four decades. But, the real challenges have surfaced in the recent ...
Regional dialogue on conservation agriculture on South Asia: proceedings and recommendations
(CIMMYT; APAARI; ICAR, 2011)
Crop response and economics of phosphorus fertiliser application in rice, wheat and maize in the Indo-gangetic plains
Phosphorus (P) is one of the major essential plant nutrients. Physiological processes and yield of cereals are adversely affected in soils deficient in phosphorus. Phosphorus deficiency is widespread in Indian soils and ...
Economics of nitrogen fertiliser application in rice, wheat and maize grown in the indo-gangetic plains
Nitrogen (N) is a key factor for cereal production in India. N is predominantly supplied to the plants through fertiliser application. The average response to applied fertiliser N has been declining steadily over the past ...
Operational manual for multi-crop zero till planter
(CIMMYT; CSISA; IRRI, 2012)
Sprayers and spraying techniques: a manual
(CSISA; CIMMYT; IRRI, 2012)
Site-Specific Nutrient Management: Implementation guidance for policymakers and investors
(GACSA; CIMMYT; ILRI; CCAFS; WRI, 2015)
Site-Specific Nutrient Management (SSNM) provides guidance relevant to the context of farmers’ fields. SSNM maintains or enhances crop yields, while providing savings for farmers through more efficient fertilizer use. By ...
12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultation on maize for food, feed, nutrition; and environmental security; Bangkok (Thailand), 30-1 Aug-Nov 2014: extended summaries
(APAARI; CIMMYT; FAO; Thailand Department of Agriculture, 2014)
This book includes the extended summaries of the scientific presentations made during the 12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultation on “Maize for Food, Feed, Nutrition and Environmental Security” held at Bangkok, ...