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Probing the gene pools: spring x winter crosses in bread wheat
Ripening winter wheat fields in Oregon. Both developed and developing country growers stand to gain from the collaborative spring x winter research program described in this article.
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 ...
Postulated genes for resistance to stripe rust in selected CIMMYT and related wheats
(American Phytopathological Society (APS), 1989)
Infection type data were used to postulate the presence of stripe rust seedling resistance genes in 20 CIMMYT and related bread wheats. Yr3, Yr6, Yr7, and Yr9 were hypothesized to be present in 12 lines, either alone or ...
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 ...
1983 World wheat facts and trends. Report two: an analysis of rapidly rising Third World consumption and imports of wheat
The world wheat economy has dramatically changed over the last three decades. In the period immediately following World War II, wheat trade was dominated by the developed market economics. The USA, Canada and Australia ...
1987-88 CIMMYT world wheat facts and trends: the wheat revolution revisited: recent trends and future challenges
This issue of World Wheat Facts and Trends is divided into three parts: a discussion of recent changes in Third World wheat production and their implications for the future; an overview of the current world wheat situation; ...
Results of the first International Scab Resistance Screening Nursery (SRSN) 1985-86
Fusarium head scab is a common wheat disease in many parts of the world where the crop is grown at low elevations under wam, humid conditions and lingering cloud cover. The disease is also economically important al high ...
1981 World wheat facts and trends Report one: analysis of changes in production, consumption, trade and prices over the last two decades
CIMMYT's mandate covers two of the world's major cereal crops-maize and wheat. Wheat, the focus of this report, is important to more than three-fourths of the population in developing countries. Twenty-seven countries of ...
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 ...
CIMMYT: wheat seed week