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CIMMYT wheat interventions in Afghanistan: present status
Background material for the crop protection subprogram external review
The enclosed documentation has been prepared as background information for the External Review of the Crop Protection Subprogram of the CIMMYT Wheat Program. The documentation includes a job description of each staff member, ...
Results of the twelfth International Triticale Screening Nursery: ITSN 1980-81
The 12th International Triticale Screening Nursery (ITSN) was sent in September, 1980 to be grown by cooperators in their spring season of 1981 One hundred and forty-five nurseries went to cooperators in 77 countries. The ...
Regional workshop on cereal disease methodology
Plants constitute 93 percent of the world's diet. Cereals contribute two-thirds of all food, and among the cereals, wheat is the largest crop. The eight major cereals-namely wheat, maize, rice, barley, sorghum, oats, millet ...
Newsletter / Bulletin
Breaking new ground in breeding wheat for disease resistance
Take a technological breakthrough, add a fortuitous break, and you may get the ingredients for another breakthrough. Can a gene that makes rice immune to rust, the worst disease of wheat, point the way to new strategies ...
Results of the tenth International Triticale Screening Nursery: ITSN 1978-79
The 10th. International Triticale Screening Nursery (ITSN) was sent in September, 1978 to be grown by cooperators in their spring season of 1979. One-hundred seventy-nine nurseries went to cooperators in 76 countries. The ...
Newsletter / Bulletin
A new wheat variety for the farmers of Georgia
A new wheat variety for the farmers of Georgia a new winter wheat variety, Mtskheta-1, was released in Georgia in November of 2002. It has been the top variety of the state yield trials of Georgia for the last three years, ...
Maize diseases: a guide for field identification
This booklet is designed as a quick guide for identifying maize diseases. It is intended for field use by agricultural technicians and maize producers. The text provides a brief description of some of the principal maize ...