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Public Variety Releases
Successful community-based seed production strategies
Designed to address the issues that limit the access of small-scale farmers in sub-Saharan Africa to quality, affordable seed of the crops on which they depend for food security and livelihoods, this collection of articles ...
Maize hybrid seed production manual
Public variety releases
Toward a cost-effective fingerprinting methodology to distinguish maize open-pollinated varieties
In Africa, many smallholder farmers grow openpollinated maize (Zea mays L.) varieties (OPVs), which allow seed recycling and outyield traditional unimproved landraces. Seeds of productive OPVs are provided to farmers, often ...
Progress in maize variety development and seed systems
Sustainable Intensification of low-input agriculture Systems : theme 3
(CGIAR; CIMMYT; USAID, 2016)