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U.S. Universities - CIMMYT Maize Conference: on collaboration toward mutual LDC production objectives
Maize scientists and administrators from US Universities, CIMMYT, the developing nations, and USAID attended this conference to review the status of maize programs at CIMMYT, identify the possibility of collaborative ...
Farmer managed verification of improved maize technology: results and experiences from SWAT, 1985
(PARC; CIMMYT, 1986)
On the basis of a diagnostic survey in 1984 and results of previous on farm experiments, a series of twelve verification trials were planted in the Swat Valley (average altitude of 1000 m.a.s.l.) in 1985. These trials were ...
Statistical and economical analyses of on-farm research experiments: maize training program 1985-B
The information presented here comes from experiments conducted in farmers fields in the northern part of the state of Veracruz, Mexico, during the season 1985-B. The sole purpose of this material is to provide ClMMYT maize ...
Maize production in Tanzania's southern highlands: current status and recommendations for the future
This paper attempts to consolidate research results concerning maize production from the past 10 years in Tanzania's Southern Highlands (SH). The study seeks to provide an overview of maize research in the area, to analyze ...
Quantifying and valuing the joint production of grain and fodder from maize fields in Northern Pakistan
(PARC; CIMMYT, 1987)
The joint production of grain and fodder from maize fields in much of northern Pakistan has been a subject of long standing, controversy (Byerlee and Hussain, 1986). It has been widely observed that farmers plant maize by ...
Development, maintenance and seed multiplication of open-pollinated maize varieties
This booklet is intended to aid researchers in meeting one of the critical challenges facing national maize programs in developing countries--which is to develop effective seed production systems for more rapid dissemination ...
1988 Mid year progress report: CIMMYT Central American / Caribean regional maize program
According to the priorities established in the work plan of 1988-1989, CIMMYT staff based in Guatemala spent 18 weeks traveling in El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti, Panama, Costa Rica, Republica Dominicana, and Cuba ...
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 ...
Training at CIMMYT
Training is a major activity at CIMMYT. The principal objective of the Center's various training programs is to increase the professional expertise of agricultural research personnel in developing countries. After completing ...
Perfil del maiz, Honduras: sus implicaciones en el establecimiento de prioridades de investigacion
La República de Honduras posee una extensión territorial de 112,088 KM2 con aproximadamente 42 habitantes por kilómetro cuadrado y un índice de crecimiento poblacional anual de 3.4%. Políticamente esta dividida en 18 ...