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The diffusion of hybrid maize in Western Kenya
Suwan-1 : maize from Thailand to the world
Maize research and development in Pakistan
(CIMMYT; PARC, 1989)
This report reviews maize research and development in Pakistan over the past 30 years. The role, economic importance, principal production environments, trends in production, area and yields, marketing and price trends for ...
CIMMYT Reseña de la investigacion 1984
This publication highlights CIMMYT Maize, Wheat, and Economics Research Programs. Research activities included in this report are: approaches for developing resistance to maize streak virus in Africa, a method of breeding ...
El desarrollo futuro del maiz y el trigo en el tercer mundo
White maize : a traditional food grain in developing countries
(FAO; CIMMYT, 1997)
Development, maintenance and seed multiplication of open-pollinated maize varieties
The procedures for the production of maize hybrid seed and maintenance of parental lines are well documented. However, not much has been written on the development, maintenance, and multiplication of improved open pollinated ...
Genetic diversity and maize seed management in a traditional Mexican community : implications for in situ conservation of maize
Results from a study of maize varieties and seed sources in a traditional community in Mexico raise questions about the relevance of models for in situ conservation of crop genetic resources that are based on geographical ...
Fertilizer use and maize production in Sub-Saharan Africa
In sub-Saharan Africa, greater use of mineral fertilizers is crucial to increasing food production and slowing the rate of environmental degradation. Regional growth rates in fertilizer consumption have never been particularly ...