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Tropical lowland maize subprogram: annual research report 2005
2005 Brought back our real name "Maize Program" and left aside Tropical Ecosystems (TES) program. Our research activities in the tropical lowland subprogram were highly oriented to QPM research supported by the CIDA funded ...
CIMMYT Report on wheat improvement 1975
As stated in our last report, the world is awakening to the need for food in the face of the expanding world population. This is reflected in the greater worldwide awareness of the value of food and the greater interest ...
CIMMYT Report on wheat improvement 1974
The first half of the 1970's was characterized by shifting economic, climatic and population forces that had a drastic effect on many of the developing countries. Policy makers in these countries sought increased agricultural ...
CIMMYT Report on wheat improvement 1973
The year 1973 marked the 28th year of continuous research on wheat and other small grains in Mexico by CIMMYT and its predecessors. It also marked the ninth year of CIMMYT's activities as an international center, based in ...
Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA Project): annual report 2006
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2007)
The IRMA project is aimed at producing stem borer resistant, locally adapted maize varieties for various Kenyan agro-ecological zones using conventional and biotechnology-mediated approaches, particularly Bt technology. ...
SIMLESA Program Semi-Annual Report: July 2014-December 2014
(CIMMYT; ACIAR, 2015)
The Sustainable Intensification of Maize-Legume cropping systems for food security in Eastern and Southern Africa (SIMLESA) is a multi-stakeholder collaborative research programme managed by the International Maize and ...
SIMLESA Program Annual Report January 2010–June 2010: First
(CIMMYT; ACIAR, 2010)
Food security is a major concern in the east and southern Africa region. While the food crisis has receded somewhat at the international level, within the region urban food prices remain relatively high. Among the food ...
CIMMYT Report on maize improvement 1976-77
In 1976 and 1977, our maize scientists worked alongside national program scientists in 45 countries. We had firsthand looks at international trials and at production problems in farmers' fields. We also contacted former ...
Results of the first International Scab Resistance Screening Nursery (SRSN) 1985-86
Fusarium head scab is a common wheat disease in many parts of the world where the crop is grown at low elevations under wam, humid conditions and lingering cloud cover. The disease is also economically important al high ...
CIMMYT report on wheat improvement 1985-86
This is the first CIMMYT Biennial Report on Wheat Improvement. Several reasons entered into the decision to change from an annual to biennial reporting format: The high cost of producing a technical report on an annual vs. ...