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Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA II) "Delivering products to Farmers": (2004-2008): fifth stakeholders meeting
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2005)
The IRMA project is aimed at producing stem borer resistant and locally adapted maize for various Kenyan agro-ecological zones using conventional and biotechnology mediated methods, especially Bt technology. Transgenic ...
Constraints to pulses in North-Western Bangladesh: summary proceedings of a project inception workshop
(CIMMYT; Murdoch University; ACIAR, 2007)
These proceedings summarize the outcomes of the Inception Workshop of ACIAR Project SMCN/2005/001, entitled "Addressing constraints to pulses in cereals-based cropping systems, with particular reference to poverty alleviation ...
Science Week: program and abstracts
A forum for exchanges among CIMMYT staff on progress, key issues and new opportunities related to CIMMYT’s role in science and development for maize and wheat systems, for assessing progress in ongoing projects and the ...
Wheat and weeds: food and feed
The idea of a collaborative project between Bolivia and Ethiopia stems from a CIMMYT site similarity analysis of the main research areas of the Bolivian national wheat programme (PROTRIGO). This study showed a great deal ...
Conservation tillage: a viable option for sustainable agriculture in Eurasia
(ICARDA; CIMMYT, 2000)
Focussing on this situation a workshop on conservation tillage as viable option for sustainable agriculture in Eurasia has been jointly organized and carried out by the A.I. Baraev Kazakh Research Institute for Grain Farming ...
Resilient crops for water limited environments: proceedings of a workshop held at Cuernavaca Mexico
In May of 2004, more than 150 scientists from around the world—mostly from Asia and Africa—met in Cuernavaca, Mexico to present and discuss their research on one of the world’s most intractable agricultural problems: drought ...
Molecular approaches for the genetic improvement of cereals for stable production in water-limited environments
Drought is a major problem for the production of the world’s five principal cereals: maize, wheat, rice, pearl millet, and sorghum. Past and current breeding efforts have met the challenge posed by drought with some success. ...
Proceedings of the Seventh Asian Regional Maize Workshop
The regional maize workshop is an important scientific event that brings together maize researchers regionwide to interact, exchange ideas, share knowledge, and review progress of important research activities. This was ...
Participants: Arnel R. Hallauer International symposium on plant breeding
Dr. Amel A. Hallauer is a retired distinguished professor from Iowa State University, a member of the National Academy of Science, and a member of the US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service's Science ...
Insect resistant maize for Africa (IRMA) project: creating awareness on biotechnology based technologies: report on a workshop
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2001)
The Insect Resistant Maize for Africa. (IRMA) Project is a joint venture between the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) and the Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI), with financial support ...