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CIMMYT Report 1966-67
This first annual report of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center has a two-fold objective: 1) to set down in type the objectives, philosophy and broad policy outline of the Center and 2) to report on progress ...
1989/90 CIMMYT world maize facts and trends: realizing the potential of maize in Sub-Saharan Africa
Throughout sub-Saharan Africa, per capita production of maize and other traditional staples has declined in recent years. The worsening prospects for African agriculture are a prime concern of the Consultative Group on ...
CIMMYT Report on maize improvement 1982-83
This report presents information on advances of the CIMMYT Maize Program (CMP) during 1982-83. The report includes the following sections: description of the CMP germplasm bank accessions; characteristics and evolution of ...
CIMMYT Annual Report 2008-2009: Farming for our grandchildren's future - Maize and wheat agriculture and changing climates in developing countries
How can we do it? One idea is to substantially increase farmland, but that solution is problematic. Creating additional farmland would mean clear-cutting forests and jungles, damming more rivers, and escalating the pace ...
1991/92 CIMMYT world maize facts and trends: Maize research investment and impacts in developing countries
This report examines maize research in the developing world, focusing primarily on crop breeding by the public sector (national research programs and international agricultural research centers). Based on a survey of ...
1993/94 CIMMYT world maize facts and trends maize seed industries: emerging roles of the public and private sectors
This report analyzes interactions between public and private sector organizations in the world maize seed industry, with emphasis on the developing world. The analysis includes the share of total maize seed sales in 1992 ...
CIMMYT Informe Anual 2004-2005: Un futuro solido
La gran mayoría de los habitantes del mundo en desarrollo dependen directa o indirectamente de la agricultura para obtener sus alimentos y su sustento. Solos el maíz y el trigo proporcionan casi el 50% de alimentos por ...
CIMMYT Informe Anual 2005-2006: Ciencia aplicada al cultivo de maiz y trigo para los agricultores, la alimentacion y la subsistencia
En este informe anual se hace una descripción de los productos, se explica por qué se necesitan, cómo vamos a generarlos y qué queremos lograr. En esta ocasión, por vez primera, usted recibirá con su ejemplar un disco ...
CIMMYT Annual Report 2007-2008: Science for farmers and a better food future
After decades of stability, world food prices have jumped more than 80% since 2005. Recent good harvests have brought prices down, but not to pre-2005 levels, and most economists expect food costs to remain at much higher ...