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Variety description: maize, sorghum, millet, cowpeas and groundnuts
(WFP; CIMMYT; GOAL; USAID; Government of Zimbabwe; Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC, 2020)
Multi‐site bundling of drought tolerant maize varieties and index insurance
Drought Tolerant Maize Varieties (DTMV) and Rainfall Index Insurance (RII) are potential complements, though with limited empirical basis. We employ a multivariate spatial framework to investigate the potential for bundling ...
Misidentification by farmers of the crop varieties they grow: lessons from DNA fingerprinting of wheat in Ethiopia
(Public Library of Science, 2020)
DNA fingerprinting for crop varietal identification: fit-for-purpose protocols, their costs and analytical implications
(CGIAR SPIA; CIMMYT; GEMS, 2020)
In an effort to understand the diffusion of improved agricultural technologies in the developing world, researchers have long sought to measure farmers’ adoption of improved crop varieties. A number of different approaches ...