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Reducing maize losses to insect pests by enhancing host plant resistance with Bacillus thuringiensis toxin genes
Maize (Zea mays L.) is one of the principal crops in Mexico and other developing countries, where it is used for human and animal nutrition. Insects constitute a major threat to overall production levels of this vital ...
Liming in Zimbabwe: A critical look at the potential recovery from acid soil infertility in the communal areas of Zimbabwe
Soil acidity is one of the major biophysical constraints to crop production in the communal areas (CAs) of Zimbabwe. The Diagnosis and Recommendation Integrated System (DRIS) progranune has established that many crops in ...
CIMMYT Publications catalogue 1999
This catalogue is intended to provide readers with the information they need to order our publications. The catalog is organized into several sections. The first section lists new and forthcoming publications of general ...
A virtual field tour for the board of trustees
The NRG works with CIMMYT Programs and research partners elsewhere to develop productivity-enhancing, resource-conserving practices, especially those associated with conservation tillage. As part of this, it helps others ...
Asian Maize Biotechnology Network (AMBIONET)
The Asian Maize Biotechnology Network (AMBIONET) is a collaborative research and training network established in April 1998 that is aimed at building the biotechnology capacity of national maize programs in Asia. The focus ...
A User's Manual for Fieldbook 5.1/7.1 and Alpha
FIELDBOOK is a collection of macros for Microsoft EXCEL®, designed to assist maize breeders in aspects of fieldbook, pedigree and data management. The program manages seed preparation, nursery and trial books, updates ...