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Identification of superior doubled haploid maize (Zea mays) inbred lines derived from high oil content subtropical populations
(Consiglio per la Ricerca e la sperimentazione in Agricoltura, Unità di Ricerca per la Maiscoltura, 2019)
High oil maize (HOM) hybrids, adapted to subtropical regions are needed to meet existing requirements for industrial and livestock purposes. Recently, the doubled haploid (DH) breeding technology is applied to reduce ...
International Winter Wheat Improvement Program
(Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock, Republic of Turkey; CIMMYT; ICARDA, 2017)
CIMMYT wheat interventions in Afghanistan: present status
Global trends, challenges and opportunities for maize: lessons for Asia
Genetic diversity among selected elite CIMMYT maize hybrids in East and Southern Africa
(Crop Science Society of America, 2017)
Genetic gain within the CIMMYT Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) hybrid maize (Zea mays L.) breeding program from 2000 to 2010 was recently estimated at 0.85 to 2.2% yr−1 under various environmental conditions. Over 100 ...
CGIAR Operations under the Plant Treaty Framework
(Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), 2019)
The history of CGIAR and the development and implementation of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture ("Plant Treaty") are closely intertwined. In accordance with the agreements that ...