Archive for April, 2011

Open Access Publishing increases impact

April 18, 2011

Petr Kosina, CIMMYT manager of knowledge, information and training, has recently been promoting Open-Access (OA) publishing through meetings and presentations. OA publishing refers to unrestricted onl …


Continuing wheat research in Nepal

April 18, 2011

Wheat never sleeps in Nepal. On 28 February 2011, a training course addressing, “Wheat disease scoring methodologies” was held at the National Wheat Research Program, Nepal Agricultural Research Counc …


QPM roti wins vote of confidence in Bihar, India

April 18, 2011

The government of Bihar, a state in eastern India, celebrated its 99th anniversary of independence last month, March 2011. To celebrate, the Bihar government invited CIMMYT, Rajendra Agricultural Univ …