Cassava threats: CIAT’s Tony Bellotti interviewed on Radio France Internationale

23 August, 2011 by (comments)

Have a listen to CIAT entomologist Tony Bellotti, speaking on Radio France Internationale today, about the recent CIAT study into the possible hotspots for outbreaks of some of the most formidable pests and diseases of cassava.

While the report identifies several key areas ripe for infestation, it also makes recommendations for farmers, and the international community, to prepare for the inevitable, and limit the impact on one of the most important crops in the tropics.

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