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Potential benefits of drought and heat tolerance for adapting maize to climate change in tropical environments
Climate change and population growth pose great challenges to the food security of the millions of people who grow maize in the already fragile agricultural systems in tropical environments. There is an urgent need for ...
Translating the impact of quality protein maize into improved nutritional status for Ethiopian children : study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
(BioMed Central, 2016)
ackground: Linear growth failure is the most common form of undernutrition. Childhood stunting impairs human development and health and productivity in adulthood. Ethiopia has a high prevalence of stunting, with diets ...
Economic outlook of maize in Pakistan
Impact of selected CA technologies
Symposium on global climate change: Imperatives for agricultural research in Asia-Pacific
(CIMMYT; ICARDA; ICRISAT, 2008)
Rural Mexico 10 years after the North American free trade agreement : coping with a landscape of changeEl México rural 10 años después de la firma del tratado de libre comercio de América del Norte : enfrentar un panorama de cambio
On the first day of 1994, Mexican agriculture and farmers' lives were slated to change. That was the day that the North American free trade agreement (NAFTA) came into effect. Signed by the governments of Canada, Mexico, ...
CIMMYT 1986, Hechos y tendencias mundiales relacionados con el maíz : aspectos económicos de la producción de semilla de variedades comerciales de maíz en los países en desarrollo
A viable maize seed industry is a key element in the extension of improved maize varieties to Third World farmers. In this report, the worldwide use and price of maize seed is analyzed by seed type. A discussion of issues ...
Meta-analyses of QTL for grain yield and anthesis silking interval in 18 maize populations evaluated under water-stressed and well-watered environments
Background: Identification of QTL with large phenotypic effects conserved across genetic backgrounds and environments is one of the prerequisites for crop improvement using marker assisted selection (MAS). The objectives ...