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1978 Annual report: CIMMYT Regional Maize Program Central America, Panama and the Caribbean
This report summarizes the 1978 activities of the Regional Maize Program for Central America, Panama and the Caribbean and is based upon the work of two CIMMYT maize scientists assigned to work full time for the region. ...
1977 annual report: CIMMYT Regional Maize Program Central America, Panama and the Caribbean
This report will summarize activities of the regional maize program for Central America and the Caribbean region for the year ended December 31, 1977. The report is based upon the work of two CIMMYT maize scientists assigned ...
CIMMYT report on wheat improvement 1978
World wheat production for the year ending in mid-1978 dropped to 382 million tonnes (metric tons) from the record mid-1977 level of 415 million tonnes (USDA World Agricultural Situation, 18 December 1978). Most of the ...
Trigo duro: nueva era para un cultivo antiguo
El desarrollo, p0r parte de CIMMYT, de trigos duros (cristalinos o macarroneros) enanos y de amplia adaptación, ha ensanchado las perspectivas de producción alimentaria de las países donde se siembra este tipo de trigo. ...
Durum wheat: new age for an old crop
CIMMYT's development of short, widely adapted durum wheats has enhanced the food production prospects of durum-producing nations. Scientists at CIMMYT and in national cereal programs are working together to combine high ...
Quality protein maize
In the concern over the current world food crisis, the importance of maize is often underestimated: hunger is commonly understood as a question of rice ahd wheat. Indeed, while maize is second in production only to wheat ...
Egypt's maize army
Egypt has pulled together widely dispersed scientists into an efficient, systematic maize research group. With CIMMYT's help, the foundation is being laid for sharply raising the productivity of the nation's major food crop.
Proceedings of the first maize workshop
The impact of CIMMYT's outreach programs is largely dependent upon the quality of information, materials, training and coordination emanating from its core program in Mexico and from the highly effective cooperative network ...
Maize production patterns in Southern Zaire
For more than a decade, Zaire's maize production has not increased fast enough to supply rapidly increasing domestic demand. The result has been a sharp increase in maize imports, and this in turn has pinched already limited ...