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Project extension proposal of food security in Bangladesh: improving wheat, maize and papaya production, and impacts of arsenic contamination.
CIMMYT began its work under USAID grand in July 2002 with programs running for 3 years except for the Transgenic Papaya program, which ends June 2007.Thus, this proposal entails the expansion and extension of the additional ...
The role of CIMMYT to the progress of maize in Indonesia
(Department of Agriculture Republic of Indonesia; CIMMYT, [2008?])
Maize in Indonesia is the second important food crops with the annual harvested areas of 4.0 M ha with the total production 16.32 M ton (CBS, 2008). However, the country still imports maize to meet its increasing domestic ...
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 ...
Portraits of women working with maize in Mexico
(CIMMYT; CRP, [2015?])
The CGIAR Research Program on MAIZE is an international collaboration between more than 300 partners that seeks to mobilize global resources in maize research and development to achieve a greater strategic impact on ...
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 ...
Sixth Stakeholders Meeting: Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA II) Project
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2006)
The Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA) project is a joint venture between the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) and the Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI), with financial support ...
Insect resistant maize for Africa: IRMA in 2004 briefs
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2004)
The Insect Resistant Maize for Africa (IRMA) project is a joint venture between the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) and the Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARl), with financial support ...
In situ conservation of crops and their relatives: a review of current status and prospects for wheat and maize
This paper reviews the current status and prospects for in situ conservation of maize and wheat and their relatives. The caricature of in situ conservation-that it imposes cultural stasis and isolation on marginal ...
Choosing the right open-pollinated maize in Southern Africa
Maize is widely grown throughout eastern and southern Africa. However, growing conditions differ for rainfall, temperature, the length of the growing season and the occurrence of diseases and pests. As a consequence, ...
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 ...