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Biotechnology applications to plant breeding
In recent years gene cloning technology has led to fundamental advances in many areas of biology. One of the most exciting of these is the use of cloned fragments of chromosomal DNA as genetic markers, usually termed "RFLP ...
Breeding for drought tolerance in tropical maize
Lecture Notes of the Breeding for Drought Tolerance in Tropical Maize, held in El Batan, Mexico, March 8 - April 2, 1993.
Asian Maize Biotechnology Network (AMBIONET)
The Asian Maize Biotechnology Network (AMBIONET) is a collaborative research and training network established in April 1998 that is aimed at building the biotechnology capacity of national maize programs in Asia. The focus ...
Soil fertility network for maize-based farming systems: report of the period 1 October 1994 to 30 September 1995
The goal of the Network is to help smallholder farmers in Malawi and Zimbabwe produce higher, more sustainable and profitable yields from their dominant maize-based cropping systems. The Network aims to achieve that through ...
Newsletter / Bulletin
Cooperation rescues seed of Latin American maize landraces
International Maize Testing Unit -- CIMMYT Maize Program