Update: Plant Health News (22 May 13)

Low returns due to flood and drought are affecting rice growers © Steve Evans (CC BY licence)
Low returns due to flood and drought are affecting rice growers © Steve Evans (CC BY licence)

Here’s a taste of some of the latest stories about plant health, including farmers abandoning rice crops due to poor returns, crops in Bangladesh destroyed by a cyclone and trading conflict for coffee in Democratic Republic of Congo.

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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