East African cassava research gets major funding boost

[NAIROBI] Three projects targeting the deadly viral cassava diseases, cassava brown streak disease (CBSD) and cassava mosaic disease (CMD), have received a financial boost for research and development focused on developing resistant varieties in Eastern Africa.

Publisher: Calvin Otieno – http://www.scidev.net

Publishing date: 2012-12-18 09:00:00

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