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Africa Rice Center (WARDA) Publications 
2000 – 2005
^&&Papers Published in Peer-reviewed Journals
2000
Afun, J.V.K., D.E. Johnson and A. Russell-Smith. 2000. Weeds and natural enemy
regulation of insect pests in upland rice; a case study from West Africa. Bulletin of
Entomological Research 89(5): 391402.
Akanvon, R., M. Becker, M. Chano, D.E. Johnson, H. Gbaka-Tcheche and A. Toure.
2000. Fallow residue management effects on upland rice in three agroecological
zones of West Africa. Biology and Fertility of Soils 31(6): 501–507.
Asch, F. and M. Dingkuhn. 2000. Root-shoot assimilate partitioning in upland rice
subjected to different levels of drought stress. Journal of Experimental Botany 51
(suppl.): 64.
Asch, F., M. Dingkuhn and K. Dörffling. 2000. Salinity increases CO2 assimilation but
reduces growth in field-grown, irrigated rice. Plant and Soil 218: 1–10.
Asch, F., M. Dingkuhn, K. Dorffling and K. Miezan. 2000. Leaf K/Na ratio predicts
salinity induced yield loss in irrigated rice. Euphytica 113(2): 109–118.
Audebert, A. and K.L. Sahrawat. 2000. Mechanisms for iron toxicity tolerance in
lowland rice. Journal of Plant Nutrition 23: 1877–1885.
Audebert, A., D. Coyne, M. Dingkuhn and R.A. Plowright. 2000. The influence of cyst
nematodes (Heterodera sacchari) and drought on water relations and growth of
upland rice in Côte d’Ivoire. Plant and Soil 220: 235–242.
Bèye, A.M., K.F. Nwanze and G. Manners. 2000. Successful on-farm seed
multiplication in Côte d’Ivoire and Guinea. West Africa Seed and Planting Material 5:
19–20.
Coyne, D.L. and R.A. Plowright. 2000. Nematode threats to intensifying smallholder
upland rice production in the Guinea savannah of Côte d’Ivoire. Tropical Science 40:
67–74.
Coyne, D.L. and R.A. Plowright. 2000. Heterodera sacchari: field population
dynamics and damage to susceptible upland rice in Côte d’Ivoire. Nematology 2(5):
541–550.
Coyne, D.L. and R.A. Plowright. 2000. Pathogenicity of cyst nematode, Heterodera
sacchari, on rice in sand and clay soil. International Rice Research Notes 25(1): 17
18.
Coyne, D.L., D.J. Hunt, R.A. Plowright and M.L.K. Darboe. 2000. Further
observations on nematodes associated with rice in Côte d’ Ivoire, The Gambia,
Guinea and Togo. International Journal of Nematology 10: 123–130.
Dionisio-Sese, M.D. and S. Tobita. 2000. Effects of salinity on sodium content and
photosynthetic responses of rice seedlings differing in salt tolerance. Journal of Plant
Physiology 157(1): 5458.
Dolo, G., O.J.T. Briët, A. Dao, S.F. Traoré, M. Bouaré, N. Sogoba, O. Niaré, M.
Bagayogo, D. Sangaré, O.K. Doumbo and Y.T. Touré. 2000. The relationships
between rice cultivation and malaria transmission in the irrigated Sahel of Mali, West
Africa. Cahiers d’études et de recherches francophones Agricultures (Cahiers
Agricultures) 9(5): 425.
Fernandez, P., R. Oliver and S. Diatta. 2000. Changes in organic matter of a
ferrallitic tropical soil degraded by cropping systems: The case of southern Senegal.
Acid Soil Research and Rehabilitation 14: 137150.
Häfele, S., D.E. Johnson, S. Diallo, M.C.S. Wopereis and I. Janin. 2000. Improved
soil fertility and weed management is profitable for irrigated rice farmers in Sahelian
West Africa. Field Crops Research 66(2): 101–113.
Kijima, Y., T. Sakurai and K. Otsuka. 2000. Iriaichi: collective versus individualized
management of community forests in Postwar Japan. Economic Development and
Cultural Change 48(4): 829849.
Koo, W.W., W. Mao and T. Sakurai. 2000. Wheat demand in Japanese flour milling
industry: a production theory approach. Agricultural Economics 24(2): 167–178.
Lorieux, M., M.N. Ndjiondjop and A. Ghesquiere. 2000. A first interspecific Oryza
sativa x Oryza glaberrima microsatellite-based genetic linkage map. Theoretical and
Applied Genetics 100(34): 593601.
Murthy, K.V.S., K.L. Sahrawat and G. Pardhasaradhi. 2000. Plant nutrient
contribution by rainfall in the highly industrialized and polluted Patancheru area in
Andhra Pradesh. Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science 48: 803–808.
Narteh, L.T. and K.L. Sahrawat. 2000. Ammonium in solution of flooded West African
soils. Geoderma 95: 205–214.
Nwanze, K.F. 2000. IPM for sustainable food crops production in Africa. (A keynote
address on the occasion of the African Association of Insect Scientists (AAIS),
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 19–23 July 1999.) African Insect Science Bulletin 19:
5–14.
Nwilene, F.E., M.P. Jones and O. Okhidievbie. 2000. Influence of rice varieties on the
parasitization of the African rice gall midge (AfRGM). International Rice Research
Notes 25(3): 2223.
Olaleye, A.O., A.O. Ogunkunle and K.L. Sahrawat. 2000. Forms and pedogenic
distribution of extractable iron in selected wetland soils in Nigeria. Communications
in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 31(78): 923941.
Oyediran I.O., A. Ndongidila and E.A. Heinrichs. 2000. Strepsipteran parasitism of
white leafhoppers, Cofana spp. (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) in lowland rice in Côte
d’Ivoire. International Journal of Pest Management 46(2): 141-147.
Oyediran I.O., A.K.A. Traore and E.A. Heinrichs. 2000. Ground-dwelling arthropods
in West African upland and hydromorphic rice in Côte d’Ivoire. Insect Science and its
Application 20: 81-90.
Sahrawat, K.L. 2000. Macro- and micronutrients removed by upland and lowland rice
cultivars in West Africa. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 31(5–6):
717–723.
Sahrawat, K.L. 2000. Determining fertilizer phosphorus requirement of upland rice.
Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 31(910): 11951208.
Sahrawat, K.L. 2000. Elemental composition of the rice plant as affected by iron
toxicity under field conditions. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis
31(17–18): 2819–2827.
Sahrawat, K.L. 2000. Residual phosphorus and management strategy for grain
sorghum on a vertisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 31(19–
20): 3103–3112.
Sahrawat, K.L. 2000. Criteria for assessment of the residual value of fertilizer
phosphorus. Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science 48(1): 113–118.
Sahrawat, K.L. and K.V.S. Murthy. 2000. An acid dichromate digestion procedure for
total nitrogen determination in soils. Communications in Soil Science and Plant
Analysis 31 (3/4): 521527.
Sahrawat, K.L., S. Diatta and B.N. Singh. 2000. Reducing iron toxicity in lowland rice
through an integrated use of tolerant genotypes and plant nutrient management.
Oryza 37: 4447.
Sissoko, M.S., O.J.T. Briët, M. Sissoko, A. Dicko, I. Sagara, H.D. Keita, M. Sogoba, C.
Rogier, Y.T. Touré and O.K. Doumbo. 2000. The impact of irrigated rice cultivation
on the incidence of malaria in children in the region of Niono. Cahiers d’études et de
recherches francophones Agricultures (Cahiers Agricultures) 9(5): 427.
Teuscher, T., Roll Back Malaria (pour les équipes du Consortium Santé). 2000.
L’irrigation sans risques: es-ce possible ? Contribution de l’agriculture dans la lutte
contre les maladies vectorielles. Cahiers d’études et de recherches francophones
Agricultures (Cahiers Agricultures) 9(5): 421.
Tobita, S. 2000. Rice breeding research in West Africa (a review paper).
International Cooperation of Agriculture and Forestry 23(3): 1134 (in Japanese).
Watanabe, H. and K. Futakuchi. 2000. Rapid method of Brabender viscograph and its
application on a large number of samples. Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogaku Kaishi
(Japanese Journal of Food Science and Technology) 47: 926–931.
2001
Akanvou, R., M. Becker, M. Chano, D.E. Johnson, H. Gbaka-Tcheche and A. Toure.
2001. Fallow residue management effects on upland rice in three agro-ecological
zones of West Africa. Biology and Fertility of Soils 31: 501–507. 
Akanvou, R., M. Becker, L. Bastiaans and M. Kropff. 2001. Effects of sowing dates on
cover legumes-upland rice intercropping systems in West Africa. Biology and Fertility
of Soils 33: 1521.
Asch, F. and M.C.S. Wopereis. 2001. Responses of field-grown irrigated rice cultivars
to varying levels of floodwater salinity in a semi-arid environment. Field Crops
Research 70: 127137.
Becker, M. and D.E. Johnson. 2001. Cropping intensity effects on upland rice yield
and sustainability in West Africa. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 59: 107–117.
Becker, M. and D.E. Johnson. 2001. Improved water control and crop management
effects on lowland rice productivity in West Africa. Nutrient Cycling in
Agroecosystems 59: 119127.
Coyne, D., M. Smith and R. Plowright. 2001. Plant parasitic nematode populations on
upland and hydromorphic rice in Côte d’Ivoire: relationship with moisture availability
and crop development on a valley slope. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment
84(1): 31–43.
Futakuchi, K. 2001. Reseach and extension activities of West African Rice
Development Association (WARDA). Review article. Japanese Journal of Crop Science
70(1): 115. 
Futakuchi, K., M.P. Jones and R. Ishii. 2001. Physiological and morphological
mechanisms of submergence resistance in African rice (Oryza glaberrima Steud).
Japanese Journal of Tropical Agriculture 45(1): 814.
Futakuchi, K., A. Audebert and M.P. Jones. 2001. Stem elongation of interspecific O.
sativa x O. glaberrima progenies in deep water conditions. Japanese Journal of Crop
Science 70 (Extra issue 2): 279-280.
Futakuchi, K., H. Watanabe, B.A. Sobambo and M.P. Jones. 2001. Effects of nitrogen
application and soil water conditions on grain protein content of interspecific O.
glaberrima x O. sativa progenies. Japanese Journal of Crop Science 70 (Extra issue
2): 281-282
Futakuchi, K., H. Watanabe, A. Efisue and B.A. Sobambo. 2001. Milling
characteristics of WARDA lowland varieties in different harvesting dates. Japanese
Journal of Crop Science 70 (Extra issue 2): 283-284.
Guei, R.G. and  K. Traore. 2001. New approach to germplasm exchange for a
sustainable increase of rice biodiversity and production  in  Africa. International rice
commission  news letter. FAO 50: 49-58
Häfele, S., M.C.S. Wopereis, C. Donovan and J. Maubuisson. 2001. Improving
productivity and profitability of irrigated rice production in Mauritania. European
Journal of Agronomy 14(3): 181196.
Kang, D.J., K. Futakuchi, S. Dumnoenngam, T. Mechai, B. Chakranon and R. Ishii.
2001. Factors yield difference of rice between districts in southern Thailand.
Japanese Journal of Tropical Agriculture 45(1): 4956.
Kent, R.J. and D.E. Johnson. 2001. Influence of flood depth and duration on growth
of lowland rice weeds, Cote d’Ivoire. Crop Protection 20: 691–694.
Kent, R.J., D.E. Johnson and M. Becker. 2001. The influences of cropping system on
weed communities of rice in Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa. Agriculture, Ecosystems and
Environment 87: 299307.
Kleinschmidt, I., J. Omumbo, O. Briët, N. van de Giessen, N. Sogoba, N. Kumasenu
Mensah, P. Windmeijer, M. Mahaman and T. Teuscher. 2001. An empirical malaria
distribution map for West Africa. Tropical Medicine and International Health 6(10):
779–786.
Ndjiondjop MN, Brugidou C, Zang S, Fargette D, Ghesquière A and Fauquet C. 2001.
High resistance to Rice Yellow Mottle Virus (RYMV) in two cultivated rice cultivars is
correlated to the failure of cell-to-cell movement. Physiological and Molecular Plant
Pathology.
Sahrawat, K.L. and L.T. Narteh. 2001. Organic matter and reducible iron control of
ammonium production in submerged soils. Communications in Soil Science and Plant
Analysis 32(910): 15431550.
Sahrawat, K.L., M.P. Jones, S. Diatta and A. Adam. 2001. Response of upland rice to
fertilizer phosphorus and its residual value in an Ultisol. Communications in Soil
Science and Plant Analysis 32(15&16): 24572468.
Sakurai, T. 2001. Risk and Household Behavior in Pakistan’s Agriculture (Book
Review). Economic Review 52(2): 187–188.
Sakurai, T. and K. Palanisami. 2001. Tank irrigation management as a local common
property: the case of Tamil Nadu, India. Agricultural Economics 25(2–3): 273–283.
Somado, E.A., R.F. Kühne, M. Becker, K.L. Sahrawat and P.L.G. Vlek. 2001. Rock-P
effects on fallow legumes for upland crop production systems in humid West Africa.
In: Dakora, F. (ed) Proceedings 7th Meeting of the African Association for biological
nitrogen fixation (AABNF), Cape Town, South Africa. pp 2629.
Segda, Z., F. Lompo, M.C.S. Wopereis and P.M. Sedogo. 2001. Amélioration de la
fertilité du sol par l'utilisation du compost en riziculture irriguée. Agronomie Africaine
13(2): 45–58.
Williams C.T., M.N. Ukwungwu, B.N. Singh and O. Okhidievbie. 2001. Assessment of
host plant resistance in Oryza sativa to the African rice gall midge, Orseolia oryzivora
Harris & Gagné (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), with a description of a new method for
screening under artificial infestation. Journal of Applied Entomology 125(6): 341-
349.
2002
Abo, M.E., M.D. Alegbejo, Sy, A.A., and Séré, Y. 2002. Field incidence of Rice yellow
Mottle Virus: genus sobemovirus on rice and a weed species in the field in Cote
d’Ivoire. Acta Agronomica Hungarica, 50(1): 85-89.  
Boivin-P, Favre-F., Hammecker-C.; Maeght-J.L., Delariviere-J., Poussin-J.C. and
Wopereis M.C.S. 2002. Processes driving soil solution chemistry in a flooded rice-
cropped vertisol: Analysis of long-time monitoring data. Geoderma 110(1-2): 87-
107.
Caldwell, J.S., Kanno H., Berthé A., Yoroté A., Sasaki K., Doumbia M., Ozawa K. and T.
Sakurai. 2002. Climatic variability in cereal-based cropping systems in Mali, West
Africa. Farming Japan 36 (4): 35-41.
Defoer,
T. 2002. Learning about methodology development for integrated soil fertility
management. Agricultural Systems 73: 57-81.
Erenstein, O. 2002. Crop residue mulching in tropical and semi-tropical countries: An
evaluation of residue availability and other technological implications. Soil & tillage
research 67: 115-133.
Guei, G.R., A. Adam and  K. Traoré. 2002. Comparative studies of seed dormancy
characteristics of Oryza species and their interspecific progenies.  Seed sci. &
technol. 30: 499-505
Haefele, S.M., Wopereis, M.C.S. and C. Donovan. 2002. Farmers’ perceptions,
practices and performance in a Sahelian irrigated rice scheme. Journal of
Experimental Agriculture 38(02): 197-210.
Haefele, S.M., Wopereis, M.C.S., Ndiaye M.K. and M.J. Kropff. 2002. Farmers’
perceptions, practices and performance in a Sahelian irrigated rice scheme. Journal
of Experimental Agriculture 38: 197-210.
Haefele, S.M., Wopereis, M.C.S. and H. Wiechmann. 2002. Long-term fertility
experiments for irrigated rice in the West African Sahel: agronomic results. Field
Crops Research 78: 119-131.
Nwilene, F.E.,
Williams C.T., Ukwungwu M.N., Dakouo D., Nacro S., Hamadoun A.,
Kamara S.I., Okhidievbie O., Abamu F.J. and A. Adam. 2002. Reactions of differential
rice genotypes to African rice gall midge in West Africa. International Journal of Pest
Management 48(3): 195-201.
Watanabe,
H.,
Futakuchi,
K.,
Jones, M.P., Teslim,
I. and B.A.
Sobambo. 2002.
Brabender Viscogram characteristics of interspeci?c progenies of Oryza glaberrima
Steud and O. sativa L. Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku
Kogaku Kaishi
(Journal
of the
Japanese
Society
for Food
Science
and Technology) 49: 155-165. 
Watanabe, H., Futakuchi, K., Teslim, I. and B.A. Sobambo. 2002. Milling characteristics
and grain quality traits of interspeci?c progenies of Asian rice (Oryza sativa) with African
rice (Oryza glaberrima). Japanese Journal of Tropical Agriculture 46: 47-55. 
Wopereis-Pura, M.M.,
Watanabe, H., Moreira, J. and M.C.S.
Wopereis. 2002. Effect of
late nitrogen application on rice yield, grain quality and pro
?tability
in the Senegal
River valley. European Journal of Agronomy 17: 191 – 198.
2003
Albar L., Ndjiondjop, M.N., Esshak, Z., Berger, A., Pinel, A., Jones, M., Fargette, D.
and A. Ghesquière. 2003. Fine genetic mapping of a gene required for Rice yellow
mottle virus cell-to-cell movement. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 107(2):371-8. 
van Asten, P. J. A., Barbiéro, L., Wopereis, M.C.S., and J.L. Maeght. 2003. Actual
and potential salt- related soil degradation in an irrigated rice scheme in the Sahelian
zone of Mauritania. Agricultural Water Management 60: 13-32.
van Asten, P.J.A., Wopereis, M.C.S., Haefele S.M., ould Isselmou, M. and M.J. Kropff.
2003. Explaining yield
gaps on
farmer
identi?ed
degraded
and
non-degraded
soils
in
a
Sahelian
irrigated
rice scheme. Netherlands Journal of Agricultural Science 50:
277-296
Badu-Apraku B., Abamu, F.J., Menkir, A., Fakorede, M.A.B., Obeng-Antwi, K. and C.
Thé. 2003. Genotype by environment interactions in the regional early maize variety
trials in West and Central Africa. MAYDICA Vol 48, No 2. p 93-104.
Dalton, T.J. and R.
G.
Guei. 2003. Productivity gains from
rice genetic
enhancements in West Africa: Countries and ecologies. World Development 31(2):
359-374.
De Plaen, R., Geneau, R., Teuscher, T., Koutoua, A. and M-L. Seka. 2003. Living in the
paddies: a social science perspective on how inland valley irrigated rice cultivation
affects malaria in Northern Côte d’Ivoire. Tropical Medicine and International Health
8(5): 459-470.
Erenstein, O. 2003. Smallholder conservation farming in the tropics and sub-tropics:
A
guide to the development and dissemination of mulching with crop residues and
cover crops. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 100: 17-37.
Futakuchi, K., Tobita, S., Diatta, S. and A. Audebert. 2003. WARDA’s work on the
New Rice for Africa (NERICA)-Interspeci
?c
Oryza sativa L. x O. glaberrima Steud.
progenies. Japanese Journal of CropScience 72 (Extra issue 1): 324-325. 
Guei, G.R., F.Abamu,  K. Traoré and S.Naman. 2003. Genetic variability in
morphological and physiological traits within and among rice species and their
interspecific  progenies. Agronomie Africaine XVI (1):15-32.
Haefele, S.M., Wopereis, M.C.S., Ndiaye, M.K., Barro, S.E. and M. Ould Isselmou. 2003.
Internal nutrient ef
?ciencies, fertilizer recovery rates and indige
nous nutrient supply
of irrigated lowland rice in Sahelian West Africa. Field Crops Research 80(1): 19-32.
Haefele, S.M., Wopereis, M.C.S., Ndiaye, M. K. and M.J. Kropff. 2003. A framework to
improve fertilizer recommendations for irrigated rice in West Africa. Agricultural
Systems 76: 313-335.
Henry, M-C., Rogier, C., Nzeyimana, I., Assi, S. B., Dossou-Yovo, J., Audibert, M.,
Mathonnat, J., Keundjian, A., Akodo,
E., Teuscher T.
and
P.
Carnevale. 2003.
Inland
valley
rice
production systems and malaria infection and disease in the
savannah of Côte d’Ivoire. Tropical Medicine and International Health 8(5): 449-458
Heuer S. and K.M. Miézan. 2003. Assessing hybrid sterility in Oryza glaberrima x O.
sativa hybrid progenies by PCR marker analysis and crossing with wide compatibility
varieties. Theoretical and Applied Genetics
Heuer S., Miézan, K.M., Sié, M. and S. Gaye. 2003. Increasing biodiversity of
irrigated rice in Africa by interspeci?c crossing of O. glaberrima x O. sativa. Euphytica
132: 31-40.
Idinoba, M.E., Idinoba, P.A., Gbadegesin, A.S. and S.S. Jagtap. 2004. Water Use and
Seasonal Differences in Maize Performance in the transitional Humid zone of Nigeria.
Journal of Sustainable Agriculture. 24(3): 37-50.
Kajisa, K. and T. Sakurai. 2003. Determinants of groundwater price under bilateral
bargaining with multiple modes of contracts: A case of Madhya Pradesh, India.
Japanese Journal of Rural Economics 5: 1-19.
Kebbeh, M. and K.M. Miezan. 2003. Ex-ante evaluation of integrated crop
management options for irrigated rice production in the Senegal River Valley. Field
Crops Research 81: 87-94.
Masiyandima, M.C., Diatta, S., van de Giessen, N., Windmeijer, P.N., and Steenhuis,
T.S. 2003. The hydrology of inland valley of the Sub-humid zone of West Africa:
Runoff processes in the M’be experiment watershed. Hydrological Processes, 17(6),
1213-1225.
Oswald, A. and J.K. Ransom. 2004. The response of maize varieties to Striga
infestation. Crop Protection 23: 89-94.
Poussin-J.C.; Wopereis-M.C.S.; Debouzie-D.; Maeght-J.L. 2003.  Determinants of
irrigated rice yield in the Senegal River valley. European Journal of Agronomy. 19(2):
341-356
Sahrawat, K.L., Jones, M.P.,
Diatta, S. and M. Sika. 2003. Long-term phosphorus
fertilizer effects on phosphorus uptake, ef
?cienc
y, and recovery by upland rice on an
Ultisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 14(7 & 8): 999-1011.
2004
van Asten, P., Wopereis, M.C.S. and T. Defoer. 2004. Using farmer knowledge to
combat low productive spots in Sahelian irrigation schemes. Land Degradation and
Development. 15:383-396.
van Asten PJA, van 't Zelfde A, van der Zee SEATM and Hammecker C. 2004.The
effect of irrigated rice cropping on the alkalinity of two alkaline rice soils in the Sahel.
Geoderma 119 (3-4) 233-247.
Abo EM, Alegbejo DM, Sy AA and Séré Y. 2004. Retention and transmission of rice
yellow mottle virus (RYMV) by beetle vectors in Côte d'Ivoire. Agronomie Africaine
XVI (1) 71-76.
Becker L and N’guessan Y. 2004. Le riz dans l’ancienne “Boucle du Cacao” de Côte
d’Ivoire. Autrepart 31: 133-150.
Carsky RJ and Toukourou MA. 2004. Cassava leaf litter estimation in on-farm trials.
Experimental Agriculture 40: 315-326.
Chianu J, Tsujii H and Kormawa P. 2004. Agriculture in the savannas of northern
Nigeria: Pressures, transformations, damage and coping strategies. Outlook on
Agriculture Vol. 33, No.4, pp 247-253.
Coyne DL, Sahrawat KL and Plowright RA. 2004. The influence of mineral fertilizer
application and plant nutrition on plant-parasitic nematodes in upland and lowland
rice in Côte d’Ivoire and its implications in long term agricultural research trials.
Experimental Agriculture 40: 245-256.
Tao D, Xu P, Li J, Hu F, Yang Y, Zhou J, Tan X and Jones MP. 2004. Inheritance and
mapping of male sterility restoration gene in upland japonica restorer lines.
Euphytica 138: 247-254.
Fargette D, Pinel A, Abubakar Z, Traoré O, Brugidou C, Fatogoma S, Hebrard E,
Choisy M, Séré Y, Fauquet C and Konaté G. 2004. Inferring the evolutionary history
of Rice yellow mottle virus from genomic, phylogenetic, and phylogeographic studies.
Journal of Virology 78: 3252-3261
Fofana B, Breman H, Carsky RJ, Van Reuler H, Tamelokpo AF and Gnakpenou KD.
2004. Using mucuna and P fertilizer to increase maize grain yield and N fertilizer use
efficiency in the coastal savanna of Togo. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 68:
213-222.
Green S, Youm O, Hall DR, Yacouba M and Farman D. 2004. Methods for rearing
Heliocheilus albipunctella in the laboratory and eliminating the pupal diapause.
International Sorghum and Millets Newsletter 45: 69-72.
Haefele SM, Wopereis MCS, Schloebohm AM and Wiechmann H. 2004. Long-term
fertility experiments for irrigated rice in the West African Sahel: effect on soil
characteristics. Field Crops Research 85 (1) 61-77.
Haefele SM, Johnson DE, Mbodj D, Wopereis MCS and Miézan KM. 2004. Field
screening of diverse rice genotypes for weed competitiveness in irrigated lowland
ecosystems. Field Crops Research 88: 29-46.
Idinoba ME, Idinoba PA, Gbadegesin AS and Jagtap SS. 2004. Water use and
seasonal differences in maize performance in the transitional humid zone of Nigeria.
Journal of Sustainable Agriculture Vol. 24, No 3.
Ikeda R. 2004. Prospects for Rice Production in the World. Shokucho 38 (12) 210-
216.
Johnson DE, Wopereis MCS, Mbodj D, Diallo S, Powers S and Haefele SM. Timing of
weed management and yield losses due to weeds in irrigated rice in the Sahel. Field
Crops Research 85 (1) 31-42.
Kebbeh M, Wopereis MCS, Miézan K, Diack BS and Fermont AM. 2004. Assessing
productivity and profitability gaps in irrigated rice production in the Sahel. Sahelian
Studies and Research 10. Institute du Sahel.
Kormawa P, Ezedinma C and Singh B. 2004. Factors influencing farmer-to-farmer
transfer of an improved cowpea variety in Kano State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture
and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics 105 (1) 1-14.
Lançon F, Erenstein O, Touré AA and Akpokodje G. 2004. Qualité et compétitivité des
riz locaux et importé sur les marché urbains ouest-africains. Cahiers d'études et de
recherches francophones / Agricultures 13 (1): 110-5.
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ADRAO… En Bref. [Leaflet] 2000. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 6 p. Formal issue.
Annual Report 1999. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 74 p. ISBN 92 9113 205
5.
L’autoproduction améliorée—une nouvelle approche de production de semences
communautaires de riz. A.M. Bèye. 2000. ADRAO, Bouaké ; BAD-Ouest, Man ; and
ANADER, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 49 p. ISBN 92 9113 198 9.
Bintu and Her New Rice for Africa: Breaking the shackles of slash-and-burn farming
in the world’s poorest region. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 32 p. ISBN 92 9113
Final Report of the 22nd Ordinary Session of WARDA’s Council of Ministers, 16–17
September 1999, Monrovia, Liberia. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire.
Guide pratique de production de semences de riz par les paysans. A.M. Bèye et R.G.
Guei. 2000. ADRAO, Bouaké ; BAD-Ouest, Man ; and ANADER, Abidjan, Côte
d’Ivoire, 14 p. ISBN 92 9113 199 7.
INGER-Africa Trial Results. WARDA/NARS Task Force Trials Series – 1997. 2000.
WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 67 p. ISBN 92 9113 195 4.
International Workshop on Effective and Sustainable Partnerships in a Global
Research System: Focus on sub-Saharan Africa, WARDA, Bouaké, December 8–10,
1999, Synthesis Report. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire and ISNAR, The
Hague, The Netherlands, 13 p.
Manual of Operations and Procedures of INGER-Africa. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte
d’Ivoire, 25 p. ISBN 92 9113 196 2.
Participatory Varietal Selection: The Flame Spreads into 2000. 2000. WARDA,
Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 84 p. ISBN 92 9113 204 7.
Program Report 1998. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 205 p. ISBN 92 9113
206 3.
Rapport annuel 1998. 2000. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 72 p. ISBN 92 9113 202
0.
Rapport provisoire de la deuxième réunion biennale ADRAO/Comité des experts
nationaux, 20-21 mars 2000, M’bé, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 2000. ADRAO, Bouaké,
Côte d’Ivoire.
Rice in the Economy of West Africa. A time series set for economic analysis / Le riz
dans l’économie ouest africaine. Une collection de séries temporelles pout l’alanyse
économique. M.B. Djayeola, 2000. WARDA/ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 36 p.
A Survey of Irrigated Rice Schemes in Côte d’Ivoire. T.F. Randolph, M. Djayeola, M.
Kamara and M. Gaye. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 91 p. ISBN 92 9113 120
2.
Synthèse de la recherche rizicole en Afrique de l’Ouest n° 3 (revisé). Impact de
l’amélioration variétale sur différents écologies agricoles d’Afrique de l’Ouest. 2000.
ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 2 p.
WARDA Country Profiles: West Africa Rice Statistics Data Bank / Monographies des
pays de l’ADRAO : Banque de données sur les statistiques rizicoles en Afrique de
l’Ouest. WARDA Policy Support Unit / ADRAO Unité d’appui aux politiques. 2000.
WARDA/ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, [loose leaves].
WARDA… In Brief (leaflet-brochure). 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 6 p.
Formal issue.
WARDA Publications Catalog 1990–1999. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire.
West Africa Rice Research Brief No. 3 (revised). Impact of varietal improvement in
West African crop ecologies. 2000. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 2 p. 
2001
ADRAO : 1971-2001. 2001. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 17 p. ISBN 92 9113 223
3.
ADRAO/WARDA. 2001a. Manuel pratique de riziculture irriguée dans la vallée du
fleuve Sénégal (Version 1). [2001]. ADRAO, [Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire] et Société
Nationale d’Aménagement et d’Exploitation des terres du Delta  du fleuve Sénégal et
des vallées du fleuve Sénégal et de la Falémé (SAED), Saint-Louis, Sénégal, 121 +
Annexe, ISBN 92 9113 215 2.
ADRAO/SAED/ISRA. 2001b. Gestion intégrée pour la riziculture irriguée dans la
vallée du fleuve Sénégal. Fiches  techniques pour la région St.Louis à Bokhol et
Bokhol à Matam, 2001.ADRAO/WARDA, SAED, and ISRA. 4p.
African Rice Gall Midge Research Guide. C.T. Williams, K.M. Harris, M.N. Ukwungwu,
S. Nacro, D. Dakouo, F.E. Nwilene, B.N. Singh and O. Okhidievbie. 2002. WARDA,
Bouaké, Côte d'Ivoire, and CABI, Wallingford, UK. 28 p. ISBN 92 9113 197 0.
Agricultural Input Markets in Nigeria: An Assessment and A Strategy for
Development. 2001. Paper Series IFDC—P-23. International Fertilizer Development
Center (IFDC), Muscle Shoals, USA; International Institute for Tropical Agriculture
(IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria; WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 31 p. ISBN 0 88090 128 4.
Akanvou, R., M. Becker, M. Kropff, L. Bastiaans and G. Dea. 2001. Optimum rice
yield under short-term cover crop fallow systems. In: W.J. Horst, M.K. Schenk, A.
Burkert, N. Claassen, H. Flessa, W.B. Frommer, H. Goldbach, H.W. Olfs, V. Romheld
et al. (eds) Plant Nutrition: Food security and sustainability of agro-ecosystems
through basic and applied research. Kluwer Academic. The Netherlands: Dordrecht.
pp 1000–1001.
Annual Report 2000. 2001. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 84 p. ISBN 92 9113 216
0.
Becker, M., M.S.C. Wopereis and D.E. Johnson. 2001. The role of N nutrition on rice
yields along an agroecological gradient in West Africa. In: W.J. Horst, M.K. Schenk,
A. Burkert, N. Claassen, H. Flessa, W.B. Frommer, H. Goldbach, H.W. Olfs, V.
Romheld et al. (eds) Plant Nutrition: Food security and sustainability of agro-
ecosystems through basic and applied research. Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, The
Netherlands. pp 970–971.
Bintou et son nouveau riz pour l’Afrique : Briser la spirale de la culture itinérante
dans la région la plus pauvre du monde. 2002. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 32 p.
ISBN 92 9113 234 9.
Bintu and Her New Rice for Africa: Breaking the shackles of slash-and-burn farming
in the world’s poorest region. 2001. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 32 p. ISBN 92
9113 207 1. 
BOFANI (WAB 450-I-B-P-38-HB) fiche technique. 2001. ADRAO for Ministère de
l’Agriculture et des Ressources Animales, Côte d’Ivoire. 1 p.
Carsky, R.J., M. Becker and S. Hauser. 2001. Mucuna cover crop fallow systems:
Potential and limitations. In:  Carsky et al. (eds) Sustaining Soil Fertility in West
Africa. SSSA Special Publication No. 58. Soil Science Society of America. pp 111
135.
Collaboration ADRAO/SNRA : Potentiel d’une révolution verte dans le domaine de la
riziculture en Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre. Rapport de la deuxième réunion
biennale ADRAO/Comité des experts nationaux, 20-21 mars 2000, M’bé, Bouaké,
Côte d’Ivoire. Rapport de réunion biennale ADRAO/Comité des experts nationaux n
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Current Contents at WARDA (Monthly issue).
Defoer, T. and I. Scoones. 2001. Participatory approaches to integrated soil fertility
management. In: I. Scoones (ed) Dynamics and Diversity: soil fertility management
and farming livelihoods in Africa: Case studies from Ethiopia, Mali and Zimbabwe.
Earthscan Publications Ltd, London, UK. pp 64–75.
Development of Training Materials in Agriculture. A course manual. 1995. A.
Youdeowei and J. Kwarteng. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, 104 p. ISBN 92 9113
072 9. Reprint.
Elaboration de materiel didactique en matiere d’agriculture : un manuel de cours.
1995. Anthony Youdeowei and Joseph Kwarteng. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, &
Centre technique de coopération agricole et rurale (CTA), Wageningen, Pays-Bas,
104 p. ISBN 92 9113 073 7. Reprint.
Fermont, A.M. 2001. La riziculture et la dégradation des sols dans la vallée de
Bignona, au Sénégal. Rapport du projet WARDA/FDPDE. 85p.
Futakuchi, K. 2001. Submergence tolerance and deep-water avoidance in Oryza
glaberrima Steud. and interspecific progenies. Takagi, Y., O. Ito and M. Iwanaga
(eds). JIRCAS Working Report No. 22. Oryza Glaberrima Genetic Resources:
Evaluation and Use. JIRCAS, Tsukuba pp. 41-47.
Ferme expérimentale de l’ADRAO. 2001. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 6 p. ISBN 92
9113 221 7.
Gestion intégrée pour la riziculture irriguée dans la vallée du fleuve Sénégal, région
Bokhol à Matam fiche technique. 2001. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire and SAED
(Société Nationale d’Aménagement et d’Exploitation des terres du Delta du fleuve
Sénégal et des vallées du fleuve Sénégal et de la Falémé, St Louis, Sénégal) & ISRA
(Institut sénégalais de recherches agricoles, Dakar, Senegal. 2 p.
Gestion intégrée pour la riziculture irriguée dans la vallée du fleuve Sénégal, (Saint-
Louis – Bokhol) fiche technique. 2001. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire, SAED (Société
Nationale d’Aménagement et d’Exploitation des terres du Delta du fleuve Sénégal et
des vallées du fleuve Sénégal et de la Falémé, St Louis, Sénégal), & ISRA (Institut
sénégalais de recherches agricoles, Dakar, Sénégal). 2 p.
Haefele, S.M.. 2001a. Improved and sustainable nutrient management for irrigated
rice-based cropping systems in West Africa. PhD thesis, Hamburger Bodenkundliche
Arbeiten, Band 49, Hamburg, Germany, 240 p.
Inland Valley Newsletter No. 5. July 2001. 6 p.
International Network for Genetic Evaluation of Rice in Africa (INGER-Africa) First
Review and Planning Workshop, WARDA, Bouaké, 14–15 April 2000, Synthesis
Report. 2001. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 14 p. ISBN 92 9113 211 X.
KEAH (WAB 450-11-1-P31-1-HB) fiche technique. 2001. ADRAO for Ministère de
l’Agriculture et des Ressources Animales, Côte d’Ivoire. 1 p.
Larbaigt, F. 2001. La gestion de la maintenance dans les périmètres irrigués
villageois de la moyenne vallée du fleuve Sénégal. Mémoire d’ingénieur. Ecole
Nationale du Génie de l’Eau et de l’Environnement de Strasbourg. 65 p.
Meye Mella, M. 2001. Etude de la variabilité spatiale des éléments fertilisants N P K,
et leurs effets sur le rendement et sur la stratégie de fertilisation. Mémoire
d’ingénieur agricole, Ecole Nationale des Cadres Ruraux, Bambey. 45 p.
Life in Rice. Poster. 2001.
Manuel pratique de riziculture irriguée dans la vallée du fleuve Sénégal (Version 1).
2001. ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire et Société Nationale d’Aménagement et
d’Exploitation des terres du Delta du fleuve Sénégal et des vallées du fleuve Sénégal
et de la Falémé (SAED), St Louis, Senegal, 121 + [xxiii] p. ISBN 92 9113 215 2
Medium Term Plan 2002–2004. 2001. WARDA, M’bé, Côte d’Ivoire, 62 p.
Merger of WARDA Task Forces and CORAF Rice Network. 2001. WARDA, Bouaké,
Côte d’Ivoire, 26 p. ISBN 92 9113 213 6.
New Rice for Africa: NERICA—Rice for Life. 2001. WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 8
p. ISBN 92 9113 217 9.
Nouveau riz pour l’Afrique : NERICA — Le riz, source de vie. 2001. ADRAO, Bouaké,
Côte d’Ivoire. 8 p. ISBN 92 9113 218 7.
Participatory Varietal Selection: The Flame Spreads into 2000. 2001. WARDA,
Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 84 p. ISBN 92 9113 204 7.
Plan à moyen terme 2002-2004. 2001. ADRAO, M’bé, Côte d’Ivoire. 66 p.
Rice cultivation and soil degradation in the Bignona Valley, Senegal. Developing
management options for rice cultivation on degraded soils using a participatory
approach. A.M. Fermont, 2001. Joint project report of WARDA and FDPDE. 72 p.
Rice for Life. Poster. 2001.
Rice Interspecific Hybridization Project: Research Highlights 2000. 2001. WARDA,
Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 36 p. ISBN 92 9113 224 1.
Rice in the Economy of West Africa. A time series set for economic analysis / Le riz
dans l’économie ouest africaine. Une collection de séries temporelles pout l’alanyse
économique. M.B. Djayeola, 2000. WARDA/ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 36 p.
ISBN 92 9113 193 8. Print publication.
Rice Seed Production by Farmers: A Practical Guide. A.M. Bèye and R.G. Guei, 2001.
WARDA, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 14 p. ISBN 92 9113 212 8.
Rice Yellow Mottle Virus (RYMV): Economic Importance, Diagnosis and Management
Strategies / La panachure jaune du riz : Importance Economique, Diagnostic et
Stratégies de Gestion. A.A. Sy, J. Hughes and A. Diallo (eds). 2001/2002.
WARDA/ADRAO, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 252 p. ISBN 92 9113 119 9.
Sahrawat, K.L., M.K. Abekoe and S. Diatta. 2001. Application of inorganic
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Nwilene, F.E. and Traore A.K. 2000. Characterisation and identification of insect
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Nwilene, F.E. and Thomas, M.B. 2000. WARDA/IRRI/CABI initiative on rice functional
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2000
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2000. 
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Nwilene, F.E. 2001. Effect of toposequence position and management practices on
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2001. 5 pp.
Okhidievbie O. and F.E. Nwilene. 2001. Effect of fertilizer use on pests and natural
enemies abundance in rice agroecosystems: a case study. Paper presented at the
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understanding the maintenance and function of crop associated biodiversity”, West
Africa Rice Development Association (WARDA), M’bé, Côte d’Ivoire, 25-26 June,
2001. 4 pp.
Traore A.K. and F.E. Nwilene. 2001. Effect of weed management on upland rice
spider populations. Paper presented at the stakeholders workshop “Intensification
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associated biodiversity”, West Africa Rice Development Association (WARDA), M’bé,
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2002
van Asten, P.J.A., Hammecker, C. and S.E.A.T.M. van der Zee. 2002. L’effet de la
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Caldwell, J.S., Berthé, A., Doumbia, M., Kanno, H., Ozawa,
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research design and farmer typologies in Southern Mali. Paper presented at the 17th
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CARDER-Zou/ ADRAO. Formation des membres du conseil d’administration et de
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Innovation and Change: towards rice-based food security in sub-Saharan Africa.
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23-25 July 2002.
Furuya, J. and T. Sakurai. Ef
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gains by
money lending: the case of rice
millers in
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Gridley, H E, Jones, M.P. and M. Wopereis-Pura. Development of New Rices for Africa
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Simulation
de
l’évolution
de
la
solution
du
sol
dans
différentes situations irriguées en Afrique de l’Ouest. JNES Conference
presentation. Orleans, France. 22-24 October 2002. 
Munyemana, A., Awotide, O., Horna, D.,
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of a farmer ?eld day in Ndi-Opoto village, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. September 26,
2002.
Munyemana, A., Awotide, O., Horna, D. and A. Oguntuase. Participatory seeds
identi?cation, evaluation and selection: The case of rice and cowpea in Ogun State,
Nigeria. September 2002.
Nwilene, F.E., Séré Y. and A.K. Traore.
Integrated
management of termites in
upland
rice production systems. Paper presented at the workshop “Soil Biota and
Plant Health”. CABI Bioscience, Egham, UK. 6-8 February, 2002.
Touré, A. Ali and F. Lançon. ‘Rice Selection Criteria and
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Sakurai, T. Adoption of modern rice variety and water control technology in West Africa’s
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‘The Green
Revolution in Asia
and its Transferability to Africa,’ Tokyo, Japan. December 2002.
Sakurai, T. Land tenure systems and migrant cultivators in West Africa’s lowlands:
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Sakurai, T. Quantitative analysis of collective action:
methodology and challenges.
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2003
Furuya, J. and T. Sakurai. Interlinkage in the rice market of Ghana: money-lending
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Agricultural Economists, Durban, South Africa. August 2003.
Futakuchi, K.
The current trends of NERICAs. Paper presented at the 3rd AICAF
(Association for International Cooperation of Agriculture and Forestry) seminar on
African agriculture, Tokyo, Japan. 17 April 2003.
Gridley, H.E., E
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toxicity at WARDA.’ Paper presented at the Iron Toxicity Workshop, Cotonou, Benin.
19-21 March 2003.
Gridley, H.E. The role of participatory research in increasing rice productivity to assist in
reducing poverty in West and Central Africa. Paper presented at a seminar on
‘Agriculture, Food and Water in Africa – Policy and Practice,’ Nairobi, Kenya, organized
and funded by International Development Centre of Japan. 11-13 February 2003.
Ndiaye, M.K., Wopereis, M.C.S., Defoer, T. and D. Guindo. Amélioration de la
productivité des systèmes irrigués à base de riz en Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre:
opportunités, dé?s et priorités. Paper presented at the IAC / CORAF consultation
workshop, Dakar, Senegal. 10-12 February 2003.
Nwanze, K.F., A. Youdeowei and F.E. Nwilene. 2003. Impact of IPM on food and
horticultural crops in Africa. A lead paper presented at the 15th African Association of
Insect Scientists and the 5th Entomological Society of Kenya Joint Conference on
Integrated Pest and Vector Management (IPVM) in the Tropics: Perspectives and
Future Strategies, ICIPE, Nairobi, Kenya. 9-13 June 2003. 
Sakurai, T. Land tenure security and investment in irrigation: evidence from lowland
rice production in West Africa. Paper presented in the 25th International Conference
of Agricultural Economists, Durban, South Africa. August 2003.
Sakurai, T. Potential and constraints to intensi
?cation
of rainfed lowland rice
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Revolution in Asia and its Transferability to Africa II,’ Durban, South Africa. August
2003.
Séré Y. and B. Koné. Biotechnologie et biosécurité en protection des plantes: enjeux et
opportunités pour une agriculture durable en zone sahélienne. Paper presented at the
workshop on ‘Sustainable Agriculture in the Sahel. Lessons and Opportunities for
Action.’ INSAH, IER and Syngenta, Bamako, Mali. 1-5 December 2003. 
Sié, M. 2003. Selection des lignees intra (Oryza sativa x O. sativa) et interspeci?ques
(O. glaberrima x O. sativa) pour leur tolerance a la pyriculariose au Burkina.
Presentation during the DFID/ADRAO Blast workshop, Accra, Ghana. 3-7 March,
2003. 
Sié, M. 2003. Les NERICAs ou le Nouveau Riz pour l’Afrique en riziculture de bas-fond.
Paper presented during the rice day for the launch of lowland NERICA, Bobo
Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. 6 June, 2003.
2004
Diatta, S., M. Sié, K.L. Sahrawat and A. Audebert. 2004. Iron Toxicity in the
lowlands. Poster.
Diatta, S., Kone, B. 2004. Rapport de la premiere annee du Projet ENI-CONGO de la
Filiere Riz dans la region de la Cuvette. WARDA – ENI GROUP. Juillet  2004. 
Dogbe, S., M. Sié, M. Coulibaly. 2004: Sélection des hybrides inter-spécifiques (O.
sativa x O. glaberrima) et intra-spécfiques adaptées aux conditions de culture de
bas-fonds. Comm. à l’atelier 4Rs 2004, Accra, Ghana.
Fargette D, Traoré O, Sorho F, Pinel A, Abubakar Z, Hébrard E, Y Sere Konaté G.
2004 Pattern, rate and process of emergence of a RNA plant virus in Africa: the case
study of Rice yellow mottle sobemovirus. 23rd Annual Meeting of the American
Society for Virology, July 10-14, Montreal, p 84.
Futakuchi, K. 2004. The current trends of NERICA development. Paper presented at
a seminar in College of Bioresource Science, Nihon University. 12 November 2004.
Fujisama, Japan.
Futakuchi, K., M.P. Jones and O. Osiname. 2004. Development of lowland rice from
the interspecific cross of Oryza sativa and O. glaberrima. Poster presented at the 4th
International Crop Science Congress, 26 September–1 October 2004, Brisbane,
Australia.
Miézan K. et M. Sié. 2004. Development of Interspecifics for Rainfed and Irrigated
Lowland Systems at WARDA: Progress and Perspectives, Presentation at BoT
meeting – 19-23 April 2004. Bamako.
Ndjiondjop M.N. 2004. Biotechnology at WARDA. Paper presented during the visit of
USAID team at the Faculte of Sciences et Techniques, Bamako, Mali. June 2004.
Ndjiondjop M.N. 2004. Position of WARDA on Biotechnology for rice improvement
and Genetically Modified Organism: WARDA – The Africa Rice Center. Yamoussoukro,
Republic of Cote d’Ivoire. 22-26 June 2004.
Ndjiondjop M.N. 2004. Biotechnologie: risques environnementaux, sur la santé
humaine et animale. USAID meeting on biotechnology and communication. Bamako,
Republic of Mali. 28-30 June 2004.
Ndjiondjop M.N, Fousseyni C., Gridley H. and Cissoko M. 2004. Gene mining of
African rice germplasm (Oryza glaberrima & Oryza sativa) to improve drought
resistance in rainfed production systems for resource poor farmers of Africa. Poster
presented to the drought meeting held in Mexico 21-30 May 2004.
Ndjiondjop M.N, Fousseyni C., Gridley H. and Cissoko M. 2004. Gene mining of
African rice germplasm (Oryza glaberrima & Oryza sativa) to improve drought
resistance in rainfed production systems for resource-poor farmers of Africa. Poster
presented to International Year of Rice Yamoussoukro-Republic of Cote d’Ivoire. 26
September - 1 October.
Ndjiondjop MN, Fousseyni C., Gridley H. and Cissoko M. 2004. Gene mining of
African rice germplasm (Oryza glaberrima & Oryza sativa) to improve drought
resistance in rainfed production systems for resource poor farmers of Africa. Poster
presented to International Year of Rice Accra-Ghana. 26 September - 1 October.
Ndjiondjop MN, Cissoko M. and Ipoux M. 2004. RICE: A model plant. Poster
presented to International Year of Rice. Accra-Ghana. 26 September - 1 October.
Nwilene F.E. and O. Okhidievbie. 2004. African Rice Gall Midge: Enemy of the Rice
Farmer. A poster presented during the International Year of Rice Celebration in
Nigeria. 11-13 October 2004.
Okhidievbie O. and F.E. Nwilene. 2004. Rice production systems and insect pest
occurrence in different agroecological zones of Nigeria. A paper presented at the
workshop “Ecological Methods in Agro-biodiversity and Pest Management Research”,
IRRI, Los Banos, Philippines. 30 August – 3 September 2004.   
Séré Y. 2004. Maladies du riz susceptibles de provoquer le dessèchement des
feuilles, Séminaire présenté à l’Atelier sur le dessèchement du riz organisé par l’IER
à
Mopti (Mali) du 8 au 10 décembre 2004.
Sié. M. et al. 2004. Les nouveaux interspécifiques pour la riziculture de bas-fond.
(FRSIT, Ouaga). Poster.
Sié M., B, Kaboré, Y. Dembélé, I. Sanou, O. Youm. 2004. Comportement des lignées
issues des croisements intra (O. sativa x O. sativa) et interspécifiques (O. glaberrima
x O. sativa) en riziculture de bas-fond et en riziculture irriguée avec maîtrise de l’eau
dans le Sud du Burkina Faso. Comm. à l’atelier 4Rs 2004, Accra, Ghana.
Sié, M.,  B, Kaboré, Y. Dembélé, O. Youm. 2004. Variétés intra et interspécifiques
pour la riziculture à maîtrise partiuelle de l’eau. Comm. à la 6
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édition du FRSIT. 29
mai-06 juin 2004 Ougadougou.
Sié M. 2004. Adapatabilité de nouvelles variétés de riz en riziculture de bas-fond.
Communication présentée à l’atelier CBF/IVC 16 au 20 février à Bamako, Mali.
Africa Rice Center (WARDA) Strategy for Nigeria. 2004. A paper presented at the
24th Meeting of the Board of Trustees of WARDA, Bamako, Mali, 19 - 23 April 2004.
(Document compiled by Nwilene F.E., O. Erenstein and P.M. Kormawa).
2005
Albar L., Bangratz M., Ndjiondjop MN, Jones M and Ghesquière A. 2005. Fine
mapping and isolation of genes and QTLs for resistance to RYMV in rice Paper
presented in Rice Genetic Symposium V. 20 – 23 November 2005 Shangrila Hotel
Manila Philippines.
Gridley H, Futakuchi K, Ndjiondjop MN and Fousseyni C. 2005. Gene mining of
African rice germplasm (Oryza glaberrima and Oryza sativa) to improve drought
resistance in rainfed production systems for resource poor farmers of Africa. Paper
presented at the Rockefeller Foundation meeting held in Nairobi, Kenya on
“Biotechnology, Breeding, and Seed Systems for African Crops”. 24-27 January
2005.
Gridley, H., K. Futakuchi and M.N. Ndjiondjop 2005. Gene mining of indigenous rice
germplasm (Oryza glaberrima & Oryza sativa) to improve drought resistance in
rainfed production systems for resource poor farmers of Africa. Paper presented at a
Rockefeller/ Kenyan Agricultural Research Institute Workshop entitled ‘Improved
Crop Varieties (ICV) Meeting’ in Nairobi, Kenya. January 2005.
Futakuchi, K. 2005. Development of rice varieties for resource poor farmers in Sub-
Sahara Africa by using indigenous rice species, O. glaberrima Steud. Paper presented
at a seminar in Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, 11 October 2005,
Kyoto, Japan.
Lorieux M, Thome J, McCouch SC,. Fedearroz B, Ndjiondjop M N and Gridley H 2005.
Exploring Natural genetic Variation Developing Genomic Resources and Introgression
Lines for four AA Genome Rice Relatives. Paper presented in Rome. 27–30
September 2005. Hilton Hotel, Rome, Italy.
Ndjiondjop M-N, Cissoko M and Ipoux M (2005). Characterization of useful genes of
the cultivated rice species O. glaberrima. Paper presented at the Rockefeller
Foundation meeting held in Nairobi Kenya on “Biotechnology, Breeding, and Seed
Systems for African Crops”. 24-27 January 2005.
Sié, M. and Ikeda, R., 2005: Strategy for seed production and delivery. Presentation
at BoT meeting. March 2005. Cotonou (Benin).
Sié M., Y. Séré, M. Ndjiondjop, A. Luzi-Kihupi, H. Gridley, O. Youm, M. Semon and B.
Manneh.2005.Genetic Improvement of Rice in Africa: Progress and Perspectives.
Comm. Presented at the 5th International Rice genetic Symposium  in Manila,
Philippines
^&&Training Articles / Flyers / Posters
2000
Ndjiondjop MN , Coburn J., Jones M. and McCouch S. 2000. Evaluation of
interspecific rice lines using microsatellite markers Poster presented to the 4th
International Rice Genetics Symposium, 22-27/10/2000. IRRI, Los Baños, The
Philippines.
Ndjiondjop MN, Albar L., Fargette D., Brugidou C., Jones M., Ghesquière
A. 2000.
Mapping of a recessive gene conferring high resistance to Rice yellow mottle virus.
Poster presented to the 4th International Rice Genetics Symposium, 22-27/10/2000.
IRRI, Los Baños, The Philippines.
Futakuchi, K., A. Audebert and M.P. Jones. 2000. Growth and several root
characteristics in relation to lowland adaptability in Oryza glaberrima, O. sativa and
their interspecific progenies. Poster presented at the 3rd International Crop Science
Congress, 17–22 August 2000, Hamburg, Germany.
2001
Ndjiondjop MN, Ayodele A, Ipoux M and Jones MP. Le Laboratoire de Biologie
Moléculaire. 30
ième
anniversaire ADRAO/WARDA, M’bé, RCI. 20-22 Septembre 2001.
Séré, Y.  2001. Les maladies du riz en Afrique de l’Ouest : Empreinte pathologique
de la riziculture burkinabè, Poster présenté au 30
o
anniversaire de l’ADRAO, à Mbe,
Sept 2001
Séré, Y.  2001. La galle blanche et la virescence : deux morphoses spectaculaires du
riz +6en Afrique de l’Ouest, Poster présenté au 30
o
anniversaire de l’ADRAO, à Mbe.
Sept 2001
2002
Hamadoun, A., Coulibaly, MM, Cissé, F. Doumbia, Y. Traoré, M., Sara, S., Sido, A., 
Basso, A., Aboubakar, H., Miko I., Séré, Y., Sy, A. A., Akator, S. K., Onasanya, A,
Afolabi, A. 2002.  The Regional Screening Project for Sustainable Resistance to
RYMV: Contribution of the Department for International Development / Crop
Protection Prtogramme (DFID/CPP) to the control of Rice Yellow Mottle Virus in West
Africa , Poster presented at the Second Regional Rice Research Review (4R), Bouaké
Côte d’Ivoire (M’bé WARDA’s Headquarters), April 2002
Séré, Y., Sy, A. A., Akator S. K., Afolabi, A. Onasanya, A. 2002. Integrated Control of
Rice Enemies in West Africa: A Methodological Approach for Sustainable Protection
Against Diseases, Poster presented at the Second Regional Rice Research Review
(4R), Bouaké Côte d’Ivoire (M’bé WARDA’s Headquarters), April 2002.
Séré, Y., Sy, A. A., Akator S. K., Afolabi, A. Onasanya, A. 2002. Integrated Control of
Rice Enemies in West Africa: A Methodological Approach for Sustainable Protection
Against Diseases, Poster presented at the Second Regional Rice Research Review
(4R), Bouaké Côte d’Ivoire (M’bé WARDA’s Headquarters), April 2002.
2003 
Chipili J., Sreenivasaprasad S., Muthumeenakshi S., Séré Y., Nutsugah S.K., 
Twumasi J., Brown A.E., Talbot N.J. 2003. Population structure of the rice blast
pathogen in West Africa and utilisation of host resistance. Poster Presented at
International Congress of Plant Pathology, Feb.  2003, New Zealand.
Nwilene, F.E., Y. Séré, E.M. Abo and A.K. Traore. 2003. Rice Yellow Mottle Virus and
its Insect Vectors: Ecology and Control – Field Guide and Technical Manual. West
Africa Rice Development Association, Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire. 15 pp.  
Sorho F., A. Pinel-Galzi, A. Bersoult, O. Traore, E. Hebrard, G. Konate, A.
Ghesquiere, Y. Séré and D. Fargette 2003. Durability of natural resistances to Rice
yellow mottle virus  in relation with pathogeny, phylogeny, fitness and transmission
of virulent isolates. Poster presented at the AAB meeting, September 2003,
Montpellier
The Africa Rice Center (WARDA). 2003. Cisadane – a gall midge tolerant variety
released in Nigeria as FARO 51 in 1998. A flyer. 4 pp.
2005
Albar L., Bangratz M., Ndjiondjop MN, Jones M and Ghesquière A. 2005. Fine
mapping and isolation of genes and QTLs for resistance to RYMV in rice. Poster
presented in Rice Genetic Symposium V. 20 – 23 November 2005. Manila,
Philippines.
Diatta, S., Sie, M., Sahrawat, K.L., Audebert, A. 2005. Iron toxicity in the Lowland.
Poster in Society of the British Environment.
Kang, D.J., K. Futakuchi, S. Dumnoenngam and R. Ishii. 2005. Yield trials of a new
rice variety in improved conditions of acid sulfate soil in southern Thailand. Poster
presented at International Meeting of Lectures for Center of Excellence (COE)
Program “Bioremediation of destroyed environment for improvement of productivity
in agriculture, forestry and fisheries”, 27–28 October 2005, Fujisawa, Japan.
Kang, D.J., Y.J. Seo, K. Futakuchi, P. Vijarnsorn and R. Ishii 2005. Evaluation of
aluminum tolerance of NERICA lines. Poster presented at International Meeting of
Lectures for Center of Excellence (COE) Program “Bioremediation of destroyed
environment for improvement of productivity in agriculture, forestry and fisheries”,
27–28 October 2005, Fujisawa, Japan.
Ndjiondjop MN, Cissoko M, Semagn K, Manneh B, Semon M and McCouch S. 2005.
Genetic characterisation of NERICA lines. Poster presented in Rice Genetic
Symposium V. 20 – 23 November 2005. Manila Philippines
Ndjiondjop MN, Cissoko M. 2005. Characterization of useful genes of the cultivated
rice species O. glaberrima. Poster prepared for the Rockefeller Foundation meeting
held in Nairobi Kenya on “Biotechnology, Breeding, and Seed Systems for African
Crops”. 24-27 January 2005.
Nwilene F.E., O. Oladimeji and O.A. Osiname. 2005. Rice-based products: food from
thoughts. A poster presented during the 15th Ogun State Agricultural Show and
Farmers’ Festival, Ogun State, Nigeria, 7- 12 March 2005.
Nwilene F. E. 2005. Reflections on participatory varietal selection methodology in
Nigeria. Paper presented at the farmer participatory varietal selection meeting. Africa
Rice Center (WARDA), WARDA Nigeria station, Ibadan, Nigeria. 12-13 May 2005.
Nwilene F. E. 2005. Database of IPM projects at WARDA/ SP-IPM Partner
Organization. This information is on-line at SP-IPM website.
Sié M., L. Natrteh, S. Dogbe, M.M. Coulibaly, M. Ndjiondjop, L. Zadji, A. Sido, F.
Cissé, D. Hema and E. Drammeh. 2005. The new interspecific varieties of rice for
lowland ecology; poster exhibited at the 5th International Rice Genetic Symposium at
Manila, Philippines.