Why prioritize the Cassava Mosaic Virus?
Cassava is a major food crop in Africa and Asia. Cassava can grow under drought, high temperature and poor soil conditions, but its production is severely limited by viral diseases. Cassava Mosaic Disease (CMD) is one of the most economically important crop diseases in Africa.
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Whiteflies and Cassava Mosaic Virus
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RT @WJCuellar: In Hanoi, reviewing lab protocols and discussing next steps in the chatacterization of #Cassava Witches Broom Disea… https://t.co/5WdLSIDA7F
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RT @IITA_CGIAR: On May 12, 2022, @CGIAR as part of marking the #PlantHealthDay launched the Plant Health and Rapid Response to Prot… https://t.co/fBsbeJlXdk