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By Dr Dave Watson,Denise E. Costich,J. Stephen Smith,Dr Candice Gardner,R. O. Akinwale,M. A. B. Fakorede,Dr Baffour Bada-Apraku,Prof. Marcelo J. Carena,Yongrui Wu,Prof. Joachim Messing,W. Paul Williams,Ms Marilyn Warburton,Zsuzsanna Tóthné Zsubori,Dr Csaba L

Maize is without doubt one of the most vital and commonly grown cereal plants on the earth and is a staple foodstuff for nearly 1000000000 humans, relatively within the constructing international. it's been anticipated that maize yields have to bring up via 60% by means of 2050. there's an pressing have to raise yields within the face of such demanding situations as weather switch, threats from pests and ailments and the necessity to make cultivation extra resource-efficient and sustainable.

Drawing on a world variety of craftsmanship, this assortment specializes in methods of bettering the cultivation of maize at every one step within the price chain, from breeding to post-harvest garage. quantity 1 stories study on breeding and its use in bettering dietary caliber and agronomic functionality. It then is going directly to speak about the demanding situations in translating those advances into powerful results for smallholders within the constructing world.

Achieving sustainable cultivation of maize quantity 1: From more desirable forms to neighborhood purposes could be a regular reference for cereal scientists in universities, govt and different study centres and corporations focused on maize cultivation. it's observed via quantity 2 which experiences advancements in cultivation ideas in addition to the administration of pests and diseases.

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Achieving sustainable cultivation of maize Volume 1: From improved varieties to local applications (Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science) by Dr Dave Watson,Denise E. Costich,J. Stephen Smith,Dr Candice Gardner,R. O. Akinwale,M. A. B. Fakorede,Dr Baffour Bada-Apraku,Prof. Marcelo J. Carena,Yongrui Wu,Prof. Joachim Messing,W. Paul Williams,Ms Marilyn Warburton,Zsuzsanna Tóthné Zsubori,Dr Csaba L


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