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Assessment of fertilizer management strategies aiming to increase nitrogen use efficiency of wheat grown under conservation agriculture
Sustainable crop production systems can be attained by using inputs efficiently and nitrogen use efficiency (NUE) parameters are indirect measurements of sustainability of production systems. The objective of this study ...
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Maize lethal necrosis (MLN) threatens Africa’s food security
Africa’s important food crop – maize, is under real threat because of maize lethal necrosis (MLN). The disease has adversely affected maize fields in Kenya and its neighbors (DR Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda ...
El nuevo CIMMYT: la misma tradición, un enfoque actualizado
The Dr. Masa Iwanaga talks about the new structure of the institution during his period like Managing Director of CIMMYT.
A genome-wide survey of maize lipid-related genes: Candidate genes mining, digital gene expression profiling and co-location with QTL for maize kernel oil
Lipids play an important role in plants due to their abundance and their extensive participation in many metabolic processes. Genes involved in lipid metabolism have been extensively studied in Arabidopsis and other plant ...
Nobel Prize to Dr. Norman E. Borlaug
Nobel Prize given to Norman E. Borlaug celebrated at Oslo. Dec 10,1970.