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India's high yielding varieties programme in wheat 1966-67 to 1971-72
The remarkable increase in wheat production in India since mid-sixties merits a close look. An explanation of the phenomenon of major breakthrough in wheat production, which sharply contrasts with relative stagnation in ...
The adoption of new bread wheat technology in selected regions of Turkey
The study described in the following chapters is one of series aimed at enlarging understanding of the factors impinging on the adoption of new maize and wheat technology. Better understanding of the elements shaping the ...
CIMMYT review 1975
Between August 1974 and April 1975, the staff of this center conducted a program review. About 40 senior staff members comprised a panel which examined the research plots in the second cycle of 1974. Field visits required ...
CIMMYT review 1978
If we profile CIMMYT history in a diagram, we cannot chart a smooth upward-moving line; rather we see a series of steps - each step reflecting a new situation, new problems, -new oPPortunities, and sometimes new leadership ...
International network of agronomic trials: general instructutions bulletin 1977
The International Agronomic Trial Network is designed to test, gather, share technical information, and to economically raise maize yields in the Central American and Caribbean countries. It pretends to standardize the ...
Report 1970-1975: wheat physiology CIMMYT
The objectives of this report are three-fold. Firstly, it is planned to review briefly the work conducted by the CIMMYT wheat physiology/agronomy program since its inception 5 years ago and the conclusions forthcoming. The ...
Instructions for the management of the International Yield Nurseries: Spring Wheat (ISWYN), Durum (IDYN), Triticale (ITYN)
Due primarily to the work of members of the Plant Science Department of the University of Manitoba, and more recently to CIMMYT working in collaboration with the Canadian group, many of the basic deficiencies of Triticale ...
Field manual of common wheat diseases and pests
The purpose of this manual is to help agricultural field workers identify common diseases and pests of wheat. Specific chemical control procedures are not given since these may differ from country to country. Local plant ...
An international collaboration research program for the development of triticale as a new crop for food deficit areas of the world: progress report on triticale
Report of the CIMMYT Triticale Program, nationally and internationally, regarding the research lines of the program and its improvement.
1979 On-farm activities: wheat agronomy (rainfed)
Four categories of on-farm activities are taken place in the 1979 wheat agronomy (rainfed) training program. These are research, verification, demonstration and seed multiplication. Of a total of 37 activities there are ...