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31/10/2007

Combating Cassava Mosaic

In Burundi, farmers now have access to a disease-tolerant variety

An aggressive plant disease wiped out much of the cassava crop in the Great Lakes region of Africa, where cassava is a major source of food. In Burundi, farmers now have access to a disease-tolerant variety, thanks to regional cooperation and an EC-funded FAO project.

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