Update: Plant Health News (13 Mar 13)

A US$9.4 million injection aims to improve research and collaboration on cassava disease © Anne Sweetmore/NRI
A US$9.4 million injection aims to improve research and collaboration on CBSD © Anne Sweetmore/NRI

Here’s a taste of some of the latest stories about plant health, including the development of diagnostics for Cassava Brown Streak Disease (CBSD),  a coffee pest spreading to other crops in East Africa and farmers testing wheat crops for climate change adaptation.

Click on the link to read more of the latest plant health news!

See more plant health news on the Plantwise Knowledge Bank.

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