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Study into the commercialization of selected agricultural machines in Bangladesh
(CIMMYT; IDE, 2012)
In recent years the pace of mechanization has accelerated in Bangladesh. This is largely due to reforms which were undertaken throughout the 1980s. Even after acceleration of mechanization in some specific areas such as ...
Women in the maize seed business in East and Southern Africa
The maize seed sector in East and Southern Africa is male-dominated. Most seed companies operating in the region are owned and run by men. Often, access to land and financial capital is a constraint for women who are keen ...
Ethiopia: country study of anthropological gender and (wheat-based) livelihood literature
This review provides a synthesis of the literature on the links between gender and social relationships, livelihood choices, and wheat-based systems in Ethiopia. It collates evidence from several different fields (this ...
Case study 2018: care Ethiopia's institutional gender reform
The public discourse sparked by the #metoo movement has allowed for the issue of gender disparity and power dynamics to come unapologetically into public consciousness. And it is not only discourse - in Ethiopia, universities ...
Major agricultural revolution sweeping across Asia's breadbasket regions: potential to help millions
As many parts of the world, including the European Union, debate restructuring agricultural policy to be more focused on environmental and food security needs, scientists will announce at a news briefing in The Hague on 2 ...
CIMMYT's five-year budget medium-term: 1990-1994
This document describes·CIMMYT's needs for financial support from 1990 through 1994. This is our first five-year budget; we found its preparation a challenging task and we have taken a great deal of care in its development. ...
Azerbaijan CGS: final report from CIMMYT
Agriculture occupies an important place in the national economy of Azerbaijan. In 1999 the share of agriculture in the national economy was 28.69%. The population of Azerbaijan in 1999 was a little over eight million people ...
Food security in Bangladesh: Improving wheat, maize and papaya production, and impacts of arsenic contamination - USAID Grant No.388-G-00-02-00070-00.
(USAID; CIMMYT, 2007)
The USAID funded project 'Food Security in Bangladesh: Improving Wheat, Maize and Papaya Production, and Impacts of Arsenic Contamination' was designed to enhance food production through agronomic research and extension ...
Compendium of selected meteorological data for the El Batan, Poza Rica, Tlaltizapan and Toluca Experiment Stations
This publication is the initial effort to summarize selected meteorological data recorded at the four research stations of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) between 1973 and 1982. These four ...
Analytics of barani farming systems of northern punjab: cropping intensity, crop-livestock interactions and food self-sufficiency
(PARC; CIMMYT, 1988)
The rainfed areas of Pothwar plateau cover about one quarter of total cropped area of the Punjab. Farming in the area is characterised by a complex and diversified set of activities. Farm productivity in the region is ...