Update: Plant Health News (11 Feb 15)

Maize plants infested by Striga © IITA (CC BY-NC)
Maize plants infested by Striga © IITA (CC BY-NC)

Here’s a taste of some of the latest stories about plant health, including Striga resistant maize yielding well in Kenya, scientists in the UK  finding a potential way to control leaf blotch disease in wheat and a grant under the Competitive African Rice Initiative (CARI) to help small scale rice producers by creating better linkages in the rice value chain.

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

See more plant health news on the Plantwise Knowledge Bank.

If there’s another news story you’d like to highlight, please post a comment below.

2 thoughts on “Update: Plant Health News (11 Feb 15)

  1. Samad February 14, 2015 / 10:06 am

    It is a helpful bolg regarding plant health. I did PhD on chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Could anyone help me to find out links of chickpea.

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