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Cereal cyst nematodes: status, research and outlook
The first meeting of the International Cereal Cyst Nematode Initiative, held in October 2009 in Turkey, involved over 60 scientists from wheat-growing regions in Asia, Australia, Europe, north Africa and North America. ...
International symposium on wheat yield potential: challenges to international wheat breeding - Extended abstracts
Abstracts from the International Symposium on Wheat Yield Potential: Challenges to International Wheat Breeding held in Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, Mexico, March 20-24, 2006.
Practical guide to the identification of selected diseases of wheat and Barley
Selecting disease resistant germplasm is an essential component of breeding programs–in this case, wheat and barley programs. To achieve its objectives, the CIMMYT wheat program sistematically and consistently causes ...
International Wheat Improvement: Highlights from an Expert Symposium
Wheat is grown on 217 million hectares worldwide, accounting for some 620 million tons of grain and providing one-fifth of the world’s total calorific input. In regions like North Africa, Turkey, and Central Asia, wheat ...
Milling, baking, and grain factors influencing the quality of tandyr bread (Nan) in Central Asia report on a study conducted in four countries of Central Asia
During the time of the Soviet Union, the inhabitants of the Central Asian Republics consumed mainly dense, pan-type bread that was mass-produced in large baking plants. However, after CA countries achieved independence, ...
Classification and compensation: Manual for internationally recruited staff
(CIMMYT; Human Resources, 2007)
The purpose of CIMMYT's Classification and Compensation System for Internationally Recruited Staff is to ensure equitable treatment and foster the long-term development of CIMMYT's scientific and managerial staff. The ...
The Asian Development Bank and CIMMYT
Despite remarkable economic progress in Asia over the past three decades, 1.9 billion people still live on less than $2 dollars per day. Asia plants more than halt the developing world's wheat and almost half its maize. ...
Welcome to CIMMYT headquarters
ICIS International Crop Information System: technical development manual -- version 6
(CIMMYT; IRRI, 2000)
The International Crop Information System (ICIS) is a database system that provides integrated management of global information on crop improvement and management both for individual crops and for farming systems. Ambiguous ...
Genetic Resources Program: 2005 Highlights
The following summary tables present the latest logframe and priorities for the Genetic Resource Program. The major priority setting exercise was conducted during the GRP meeting held at La Mansion del Quixote, Xocotlan, ...