Preliminary report of the ICRISAT/WMO Symposium/Planning meeting

ICRISAT, - and WMO, - (1983) Preliminary report of the ICRISAT/WMO Symposium/Planning meeting. In: Agrometeorology of Sorghum and Millet in the Semi-Arid Tropics: Proceedings of the Internationa) Symposium, 1982, ICRISAT Patancheru, Andhra Padesh, India.

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Agriculturists and climatologists from 18 countries joined ICRISAT scientists for wide-ranging discussions the past two weeks on how agroclimatology can be put to better use in improving the production of sorghum and millet. The planning meeting and international symposium on "The Agrometeorology sorghum and Millet in the Semi-Arid Tropics" were sponsored by ICRISAT and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), and agency of the United Nations. Co-sponsors were the Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN(FAO), INTSORMIL, a program of international research on sorghum and millet sponsored by the U.S. Government, and Texas A&M University, USA. A total of 112 scientists participated in the sessions that began with a series of planning meeting 8 November and ended with a 5-day symposium 15-19 November. The meeting were held at ICRISAT Center, the headquarters and main research farm of the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics at Patancheru, near Hyderabad

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sorghum, Millet, Agroclimatology, Production
Subjects: Mandate crops > Millets
Mandate crops > Sorghum
Depositing User: Mr T L Gautham
Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2014 09:13
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2019 06:04
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