Fall Armyworm

Resources

Year: 2018
Type: Reports
Guardian article: Experts have identified safer, effective pesticides they believe can control a plague of caterpillars that is devastating crops across Africa.
Year: 2018
Type: Multimedia
The global cost of invasive species such as Fall Armyworm is estimated at US$1.4 trillion per year – close to 5% of global gross domestic product.Overall, countries need to be empowered to prevent or detect...
Year: 2018
Type: Multimedia
Innovation is a main driver of agricultural and rural transformation. These videos highlight support provided by FAO to countries in adopting and scaling-up sustainable practices,...
Year: 2018
Type: Multimedia
Innovation is a main driver of agricultural and rural transformation. This 50 second video highlights latest news on the FAW in Africa. #COAG18  
Year: 2018
Type: Guidance notes
This guidance note provides information on avoiding the use of highly harzardous pesticides (HHPs), which HHPs have been used to combat Fall Armyworm, and alternatives to the use of HHPs, such as biopesticides to manage...