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Wheat in Bangladesh
The Bangladeshi wheat revolution has had a positive psychological effect upon the nation. The success in wheat production is heralded as an example of what can be achieved for the multitude of other development projects ...
Patronato of Sonora: farmers investing in research and harvesting the profits
Patronato's member farmers use voluntary fixed quotas to fund research at CIANO (Agricultural Research Center of the Northwest) focused specifically on Sonora. Mexico's particular production problems. Results have been ...
Wheat production advances in South America's colossus: The gains from 20 years of Brazilian/CIMMYT research collaboration
This CIMMYT Today presents the viewpoints of a cross-section of Brazil's major players in wheat research and production. The narrative begins with some history and a description of the current wheat status. Also included ...
Turkey's wheat research and training project
Information about the program for wheat improvement in Turkey by CIMMYT
Wheat x rye = triticale
Intensive triticale breeding at CIMMYT during the past decade has brought this "man-made" crop to the brink of commercial cultivation by farmers in the tropics and subtropics.
Speeding the breeding wheat, triticale, barley: Offseason nurseries
In a world of relentless population growth, shrinking arable land resources per capita and an ever present need for more and better food for the impoverished, there is a tremendous task and responsibility for scientists, ...