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Economic losses from Karnal bunt of wheat in Mexico
There has been concern in Mexico in recent years about the impact of the disease Kamal bunt (KB) on the wheat industry; however, to date no comprehensive information has been available on the economic impact of the disease. ...
Irrigated wheat in North West Frontier Province: A synthesis of On-farm research results 1983-86
(CIMMYT; PARC, 1990)
This paper presents the data obtained from on-farm experiments on tillage, variety, weed control, and fertilizer in the irrigated areas of Mardan, Peshawar, and Swat Districts of NWFP. More emphasis is given to Mardan ...
CIMMYT barley yellow dwarf (BYD) newsletter
The last BYD Newsletter (BYD-NL6) was sent in July 1997 to all the contributors and to most scientists from developing countries listed in the 1994 mailing list. A questionnaire on the future of the Newsletter and a ...
Evaluating fusarium graminearum resistance in bread wheats, synthetic wheats and their derivatives
The number of sources of resistance to head blight caused by Fusarium graminearum Schw, is limited in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Most resistance sources come from China, Brazil, and Japan. However, they are for the most ...
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Pathogenicity and virulence of eight Fusarium graminearum isolates originating in four regions of Mexico
The expression of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) host plant resistance to head blight caused by Fusarium graminearum Schw. varies widely, depending on environmental conditions (e.g., rainfall, temperature) and the inoculum ...
Maize production technology for the future: challenges and opportunities
(CIMMYT; EARO, 1999)
This publication provides a comprehensive and highly detailed picture of the major maize research advances and challenges in Eastern and Southern Africa since the last Regional Maize Conference held in 1996. The papers ...
Adoption of maize production technologies in the Southern Highlands of Tanzania
(The United Republic of Tanzania; SACCAR; CIMMYT, 1998)
This report of the adoption of maize production technologies in the Southern highlands of Tanzania forms part of a larger study to evaluate the impact of maize research and extension throughout Tanzania over the past 20 ...
CIMMYT 1989 Annual report: Beyond subsistance -- New options for Asian farmers
The productivity of Asia's agriculture has increased dramatically during the past quarter century, enabling many of the region's poor to move beyond subsistence. For the region to move further along that path, while ...
CIMMYT International Maize Testing Program: 1994 final report
The 1994 final report of the international maize testing program covers trials sent to cooperators in 1994 and for which data were received by May 1, 1996. It also includes trial results from 1993 for which data arrived ...
Pérdidas economicas ocasionadas por el carbon parcial del trigo en México
En los últimos años en México se ha sentido preocupación por el efecto del carbón parcial (CP) en la industria del trigo; no obstante, hasta el momento no se dispone de información completa sobre el efecto económico de ...