Progress on farmer training in parasitic weed management

Progress on farmer training in parasitic weed management

L'état d’avancement de la formation des agriculteurs
dans la gestionde mauvaises herbes parasites

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Rome, 2008

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Table of Contents

Part 1   [664Kb]

    Farmer training on parasitic weed management
    Taxonomy of Agronomically Important Striga and Orobanche Species
    Integrated Orobanche management
    Orobanche management in Algeria
    Training on Orobanche management in leguminous crops in Egypt
    Integrated Orobanche Management in Food Legumes (faba bean): Dessie-zuria District, Ethiopia
    Orobanche and its management in Lebanon
    Gestion d’Orobanche dans les Légumineuses au Maroc

Part 2   [1Mb]

    Orobanche species in Sudan: History, Distribution and Management
    L’Expérience Tunisienne pour la Lutte Contre l’Orobanche
    Gestion de Striga au Bénin
    Lutte Integree durable de Striga à Burkina Faso
    Gestion de Striga au Mali
    Lutte Integrée Durable contre Striga au Niger
    Formation de Formateurs et de producteurs sur la lutte integrée
    Lutte intégrée durable contre le Striga au Togo durable contre Striga au Sénégal
    Discovery of Merremia tridentata subsp. angustifolia in the Republic of Benin

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