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Researchers work to find biological control solution to fall armyworm

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The Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) and the Ministry of Food and Agriculture’s Plant Protection Regulatory Services Directorate (PPRSD) in collaboration with...
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Don’t wait to see fall armyworm before you spray – Agric Director

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Mr Ibrahim Sumara Alidu, the Builsa North District Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), has advised farmers in the District to...
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PPRSD Praised for Winning the Fight Against Armyworm

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Mr Benjamin Adjei, the Deputy Country Representative of FAO in-charge of Africa has commended the Directory of Plant Protection Regulatory Services Directorate (PPRSD) for...
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Armyworm crisis has brought Ghana’s loses to US$64 million

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Ghana is estimated to have lost about US$64 million through the fall armyworm infestation. The pests, detected in the country some 15 months ago, have...
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Fall Armyworm Destroy 6,000 Hectares Maize Farm In C/R

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One thousand hectares of the 6,000 hectares maize farm in the Central Region had been completely destroyed by the fall armyworm. Mr Richard Baffour Asare,...
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16.5 hectares of farm in Nadowli/Kaleo completely destroyed by Armyworms

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Mr Cephas Eremong, the Nadowli/Kaleo District Director of Agriculture, has said about 16.5 hectares of farms in the District had been destroyed by fall...
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Ghanaian farmers urge government to step up fight over armyworm invasion

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Peasant farmers in Ghana on Monday called on the government to do more to fight fall army worms which have infected over 112,000 hectares...
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25 African nations at the mercy of fall armyworm

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Twenty-five African countries have been affected by fall armyworm that has damaged 1.5 million hectares so far and the infestation is still spreading, an...

Effective means of defeating fall army worm pest in Africa

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Tackling the menace of the tenacious fall armyworm pest and avoiding economic hardship for smallholders across Africa requires quick and coordinated action, a massive...
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Scientists warn armyworm invasion to endanger East Africa’s food security

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Small-scale farmers across the East African region are likely to grapple with severe food insecurity due to the recent fall armyworm invasion on key...

Kenya to spend US$1 million to guard against fall armyworm

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The Kenyan government said Wednesday that it would spend 1 million U.S. dollars to finance efforts to tame the spread of fall armyworm,...
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Farmers Troubled With Armyworm Invasion On Crops

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The plant protection and regulatory services directorate of the Food and Agriculture Ministry has confirmed the invasion of fall armyworms on some farms in...
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Zimbabwe trains farmers to fight armyworm outbreak

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Zimbabwe has put in place a national response strategy, including training of farmers, to deal with a nationwide fall armyworm outbreak that has threatened...