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Improvement of water Productivity in Wheat Production for a Mediterranean climate
Climate change is a pertinent topic of discussion in everyday life and exerts a massive impact on the social and economic status of many countries. Especially in dry areas of the Mediterranean region, extreme weather ...
Interspecific hybridization to introduce useful genetic variability for pigeonpea improvement
Pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L. ) Millspaugh) is an import ant grain legume grown in t ropical and subt ropical regions of t he world. Narrow genet ic base coupled wit h low levels of resist ance ...
Experiment set-up: SOC trials in Merchouch and Guich stations, year 1
This is the first progress report of the SOC-related component of the research, on the effects of Durum Wheat genotypes on soil organic carbon and total nitrogen in the root zone.
How Landscape Level Governance and Land Use Planning are Connected: Insights from Case Studies in Marsabit, Isiolo and Makueni
The present document consists of a workshop presentation in which are illustrated three different studies from three different projects, focused on natural resource governance, but all relevant to land use planning.
Experiment set-up: Silicon pot-experiment at Guich station, year 1
This is the first progress report of the Silicon-related component of the research, on the effects of bio-available Silicon on the drought tolerance of Bread Wheat genotypes.
Strategies for Combating Climate Change in Drylands Agriculture
The aim of this report is to examine the problem of changing climate patterns in dry land areas and its effect on rural populations and offer some practical solutions, as input the Conference of Conference of the Parties (COP18) ...
CG Core Metadata Schema and Application Profile - Beta Version 1.0
This document is designed to present and offer guidance for using CG Core, the set of metadata elements used by CGIAR Research Center and CRP repositories, in order to facilitate cross-repository searching and enhance ...
Experimental Designs for Alley Cropping to Estimate Shrub x Grass Interaction
Alley cropping, an agroforestry system, comprises rows of perennial shrubs or trees bordering the alleys of grasses/crops. An appropriately chosen alley cropping provides improvement in feeds for small ruminants, food ...
Farming systems analysis and modelling in the Livestock Systems and Environment group of ILRI
Poster on Farming systems analysis and modelling in the Livestock Systems and Environment group of ILRI
Farmers Have Too Low Knowledge to Protect and Benefit from Native Pollinators – Insight from Morocco
In 2016 The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) showed that agricultural production is now twice as dependent on pol- linators than five decades ago, but pollinator ...