Cd. Obregón, Sonora, Mexico : CIMMYT, USAID, MASAGRO, SAGARPA, CONACYT, 2015.
Author: Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT)
México: CIMMYT, 2013.
Authors: Gebremariam, E.S.; Karakaya, A.; Erginbas-Orakci, G.; Dababat, A.A.; Sharma-Poudyal, D.; Paulitz, T.C.
Published in: Plant Disease, In press.
Fusarium crown rot, caused by a complex of Fusarium spp., is a yield-limiting disease of wheat world-wide, especially in dry Mediterranean climates....
Authors: Zeng, D.; Alwanga, J.; Nortona, G.W.; Shiferaw, B.; Jaleta Debello Moti; Yirga, C.
Published in: Agricultural Economics, 46: 1-12, 2015.
Public agricultural research has been conducted in Africa for decades. While many studies have examined its aggregate impacts, few have investigated...
Authors: Bentley, J.W.; Van Mele, P.; Harun-Ar-Rashid; Krupnik, T.J.
Published in: The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, In press.
Purpose: To describe the results of showing farmer learning videos through different types of volunteers.
Authors: Chomba, E.; Westcott, C.M.; Westcott, J.E.; Mpabalwani, E.M.; Krebs, N.F.; Patinkin, Z.W.; Palacios-Rojas, N.; Hambidge, K.M.
Published in: The Journal of Nutrition , 145: 514-519, 2015.
Background: The zinc content of maize, a major global food staple, is generally insufficient alone...
Authors: Suwarno, W.B.; Pixley, K.V.; Palacios-Rojas, N.; Babu, R.; Kaeppler, S.M.
Published in: Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 128(2): 2015.
Key message Genome-wide association analysis in CIMMYT’s association panel revealed new favorable native genomic variations in/nearby important genes...
Authors: Krishna, V.V.; Spielman, D.J.; Veettil, P.C.
Published in: Journal of Agricultural Science, 2015.
Cultivar depreciation – the gradual decline in relative advantage of a cultivated variety over time – accentuates the vulnerability of resource-poor farmers to production risks. The current...
Authors: Kathage, J.; Kassie, M.; Shiferaw, B.; Qaim, M.
Published in: Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 0(0): 1–19, 2015.
New technologies are often not widely adopted by farmers in Africa. Several adoption constraints have been discussed in the literature, including limited access...
Authors: Makumbi, D.; Diallo, A.; Kanampiu, F.; Mugo, S.; Karaya H.
Published in: Crop Science, 55: 540–555, 2015.
Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth. and Striga asiatica (L.) Kuntze severely affect maize (Zea mays L.) production in sub-Saharan Africa. A single Striga plant produces a large...