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CIMMYT in 1992: Poverty, the environment, and population growth - The way forward
These problems affect virtually all developing countries, and through them, all humankind. CIMMYT's job is to produce new maize and wheat technologies that both increase agricultural productivity and project natural ...
1992/93 CIMMYT World wheat facts and trends: the wheat breeding industry in developing countries: an analysis of investments and impacts
This report presents information on the level of investment in wheat breeding research in developing countries and the impact of that research, and discusses issues related to assessing returns to wheat improvement research ...
Results of the Sixteenth International Spring Wheat Yield Nursery: ISWYN 1979-80
The 16th. International Spring Wheat Yield Nursery (ISWYN) was sent in 1979-1980, to be grown by cooperators in their spring season of 1980. One-hundred thirteen nurseries went to cooperators in 81 countries. The 50 advanced ...
Results of the ninth International Triticale Yield Nursery (ITYN) 1977-1978
This report provides a summary of the results of the 9th ITYN from 67 sites which were received from the 110 locations in the world, to where this nursery was sent during 1977-1978. The 9th ITYN contained triticale lines ...
CIMMYT Report on wheat improvement 1973
The year 1973 marked the 28th year of continuous research on wheat and other small grains in Mexico by CIMMYT and its predecessors. It also marked the ninth year of CIMMYT's activities as an international center, based in ...
CIMMYT Report on maize improvement 1976-77
In 1976 and 1977, our maize scientists worked alongside national program scientists in 45 countries. We had firsthand looks at international trials and at production problems in farmers' fields. We also contacted former ...
CIMMYT report on wheat improvement 1982
The CIMMYT Wheat Improvement Program serves all the major wheat, triticale and barley-producing countries of the developing world. The widest possible variation and germplasm is maintained so that advanced materials which ...
1981 World wheat facts and trends Report one: analysis of changes in production, consumption, trade and prices over the last two decades
CIMMYT's mandate covers two of the world's major cereal crops-maize and wheat. Wheat, the focus of this report, is important to more than three-fourths of the population in developing countries. Twenty-seven countries of ...
CIMMYT 1998-99 World wheat facts and trends: global wheat research in a changing World: challenges and achievements
This report has four parts. The first part focuses on the changing environment in which the international wheat research system functions in developing countries. The authors describe recent trends in developing country ...
1985 CIMMYT world wheat facts and trends: report three: a discussion of selected wheat marketing and pricing issues in developing countries
In this issue, emphasis is placed on aspects of wheat marketing and pricing in developing countries (more research has been done recently on these topics by such agencies as the International Wheat Council, the US Department ...