Grain Yield and Other Agronomic Traits of International Maize Trials – Tanzania, 1989 - 1991

This is an international study that contains data on yield and other Agronomic traits of maize including borer and striga attacks on maize in Africa.

The study was carried out by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture between 1989 and 2015 in over thirty African countries.

This dataset contains output of the research for Tanzania.


Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Creator Menkir, Abebe
Creator Affiliation
Creator ID Type ORCID
Creator ID 0000-0002-5907-9177
Subject Vocab (AGROVOC/GACS/CAB) Striga,Parasites,Maize,Drought,Early Early,Extra early,Tolerance,Late,Heat,White,Yellow
Subject(s) Maize,Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa,Parasites
Publisher International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
Contributor Person Oladipo, Olufisola
Contributor Role
Contributor Project Lead Organisation Center International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
Contributor Project Lead Center International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
Contributor CRP CGIAR Research Program on Maize
Contributor Partner Not Applicable
Contributor Donor Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Contributor Project Not Applicable
Project ID
Contributor Affiliation Not Applicable
Open-Access status Open Access
Production Date 2018-07-03
Embargo End Date 2018-07-03
Content Type Dataset
File Format csv
Identifier Type DOI
Identifier Citation Measuring the impacts of adaptation strategies to drought stress: the case of drought tolerant maize varieties, Assfaw Wossen, T., Abdoulaye, T., Alene, A., Feleke, S., Menkir, A. and Manyong, V., in: Journal of Environmental Management, volume 203, number 1, pages 106-113, ISSN 0301-4797, 2017.
Source IITA Maize Unit International Trials 1989-2015
Language English
Relation Not Applicable
Agroecological Zone Semihumid warm tropics
Coverage Region Southern Africa
Coverage country Tanzania
Coverage Admin Unit Not Applicable
Coverage Y (Latitude) -6.36903
Coverage X (Longitude) 34.88882
Coverage Start Date 1989-07-17
Coverage End Date 2015-08-25
Contact Menkir, Abebe; Maize Unit, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
Contact Email
Restriction Not Applicable
Email Permission None
Rights CC-BY 4.0