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International wheat breeding research in Eastern and Southern Africa, 1966-97
This paper describes and analyzes some of the impacts of wheat improvement research in seven countries in the Eastern and Southern regions of Africa. the countries South Africa, Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, ...
Potential impact of research on wheat for acid soils in Brazil
If Brazil's 58,414 small-scale wheat producers could attain a yield increase of at least 15% from improved wheat cultivars (which, on the basis of current agronomic evidence, appears likely), the additional annual benefit ...
Wheat, barley, and triticale cultivars: a list of publications in which national scientists have noted the cooperation or germplasm they received from CIMMYT
Sustainable cereal production on farmers' fields: that is the ultimate measure of the impact of CIMMYT's research. Its achievement requires a combination of effective technologies and the most appropriate seeds. Over the ...
Impacts of international wheat breeding research in developing countries, 1966-97
This report, which updates and extends the findings of an earlier CIMMYT study published in 1993, examines the impacts of international wheat breeding research in the developing world. Covering the period 1966-97, the ...
Insect resistant maize for Africa (IRMA) project: IRMA in 2005 briefs
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2005)
The Southern African drought and low soil fertility (SADLF) project: giving smallholder farmers the maize seed they want
Given a choice, most people would not wish to confront the challenges that govern the lives of small-scale farmers in southern Africa. In this region, which has the most erratic growing conditions on earth, crop failures ...
Kurimwa kwembeu yechibage chehybrid neOpen Pollinated Varieties (OPVs)
(CIMMYT; FAO, 2006)
Mbeu yechibage inowanikwa mumhando mbiri dzinoti hybrid neOpen Pollinated Variety (OPV). Hybrid imbeu inowanikwa mushure mekuuchika vabereki (inbred lines) vaviri, vatatu kana vana. OPV imbeu inowanikwa mushure mekuuchika ...
Adoption of improved wheat technologies by small-scale farmers in Mbeya District, Southern Highlands, Tanzania
(United Republic of Tanzania; CIMMYT, 2001)
This study was conducted to gain an understanding of how small-scale farmers in Mbeya District have adopted improved wheat technologies promoted by the wheat research program at MARTI-Uyole. The specific objectives were ...
Ukulinywa kwenhlanyelo yomumbu yohlobo lweHybrid lamaOpen Pollinated Varieties (OPVs)
(FAO; CIMMYT, 2006)
Inhlanyelo yomumbu iyimihlobo emibili, iHybrid leOpen Pollinated Variety (OPV). Ihybrid yinhlanyelo etholakala ngemva kokuhlanganisa abazali (inbred lines) ababili, abathathu kumbe abane. Inhlanyelo yeOPV itholakala ngemva ...