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Effects of drought and low nitrogen stress on provitamin A carotenoid content of biofortified maize hybrids
(Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), 2019)
Maize hybrid seed production manual
Maize hybrid seed provides farmers with varieties containing improved genetics, such as high yield potential and unique trait combinations to counter diseases and adverse growing conditions. However, the quality of hybrid ...
Tropical Lowland Maize Subtropical: annual research report 2002
2002 was a good year for the research activities in the tropical lowland subprogram. Dedication of the staff always striving for excellence, allowed us to develop new products that will allow national programs and private ...
Annual report 2001: Programa Suramericano de Maíz
The main research activities of the SARMP have continued to be guided towards the development and improvement of maize germplasm with tolerance to aluminum toxic- acid soils. These type of soils are present in approximately ...
Servicio de desarrollo de líneas DH de maíz del CIMMYT
Effects of varieties and nitrogen fertilizer on yield and yield components of maize on farmers field in mid altitude areas of western Ethiopia
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2017)
Yield of maize hybrids could be low when grown below optimum management practices. Use of improved varieties and optimum nitrogen fertilizer application practices are unlocking the high yielding potential of hybrids maize. ...
Grain yield performance and flowering synchrony of CIMMYT’s tropical maize (Zea mays L.) parental inbred lines and single crosses
Maize production constraints in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) are being addressed by CIMMYT and partners through an array of projects, focusing on developing and evaluating parental inbred lines and single-crosses as well as ...
CIMMYT’s maize doubled haploid (DH) line development service