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CIMMYT-Kenya annual report
Maize is the most important staple cereal grain in eastern and Central Africa (ECA) providing more than half the daily calorie and protein intakes of most of the population. It is largely used directly for human food but ...
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 ...
CIMMYT's work for maize systems and farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa
The occasion of an external review of CIMMYT’s work on maize and maize systems in Africa serves as an excellent opportunity for our scientists and administrators to take stock and synthesize the fruits of our efforts over ...
Sixth Stakeholders Meeting: Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA II) Project
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2006)
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 ...
Breeding for drought tolerance in tropical maize
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 ...
Historia y datos generales del Cimmyt
La misión del CIMMYT consiste en realizar investigación científica para ayudar a mejorar la vida de las personas en los países en desarrollo. Nos apoyamos en investigaciones científicas sólidas y asociaciones de colaboración, ...
CIMMYT Annual Report 1998-1999: Science to sustain people and the environment
The message of this year's annual report is a simple one, but it bears repeating: at CIMMYT we conduct essential science to meet people's essential needs for food, for income, and for a healthy environment. We and our ...
Wellhausen-Anderson plan genetic resources center: operations manual 2004
In 2004, CIMMYT restructured its research programs into six new global and ecoregional programs. One of these, the Genetic Resources Program, is now home to the maize and wheat germplasm collections in CIMMYT’s gene bank. ...