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Some promising soil fertility technologies being developed within Soil Fer Net

By: Waddington, S.R | Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT), Mexico DF (Mexico).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookAnalytics: Show analyticsPublisher: Mexico, DF (Mexico) CIMMYT : 1999ISBN: 970-648-009-9.Subject(s): Crop management | Green manures | Innovation adoption | Intercropping | Malawi | Pigeons | Soil management | Technology transfer | Zimbabwe | CIMMYT | Rotational - Término tomado de AGROVOC -- Término tomado de AGROVOC | Zea mays AGROVOC | Soil fertility AGROVOC | Yields AGROVOCDDC classification: 338.168 Summary: As of October, 1997, the Rockefeller Foundation-funded "Soil Fertility Research Network for Maize-Based Cropping Systems in Malawi and Zimbabwe" has several promising technologies under study, including maize + pigeonpea intercropping, Magoye soybean rotations, and area-specific fertilizer recommendations for Malawi, as well as a yield optimization fertilizer package and soybean for communal areas in Zimbabwe. Several of these initiatives represent potential areas of involvement for the Risk Management Project-"where" or "how" are topics to be discussed during the stakeholder workshop. More information on the technologies mentioned above is available directly from our members and in papers such as those presented at the SoilFertNet Results and Planning Workshop held at Africa University, July 1997.Collection: CIMMYT Publications Collection
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Conference proceedings CIMMYT Knowledge Center: John Woolston Library

Lic. Jose Juan Caballero Flores

 

CIMMYT Publications Collection 338.168 RIS (Browse shelf) 1 Available A628740
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As of October, 1997, the Rockefeller Foundation-funded "Soil Fertility Research Network for Maize-Based Cropping Systems in Malawi and Zimbabwe" has several promising technologies under study, including maize + pigeonpea intercropping, Magoye soybean rotations, and area-specific fertilizer recommendations for Malawi, as well as a yield optimization fertilizer package and soybean for communal areas in Zimbabwe. Several of these initiatives represent potential areas of involvement for the Risk Management Project-"where" or "how" are topics to be discussed during the stakeholder workshop. More information on the technologies mentioned above is available directly from our members and in papers such as those presented at the SoilFertNet Results and Planning Workshop held at Africa University, July 1997.

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9906|AGRIS 9902|R98-99CIMPU

Jose Juan Caballero

CIMMYT Publications Collection

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