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Article on parasitic weeds in Wageningen World

Published on
May 10, 2017

Lammert Bastiaans and Dennis Tippe (PhD candidate of CSA) were interviewed on parasitic weeds in rice for Wageningen World magazine. The article "Fighting off rice vampires. Parasitic weeds threaten food security in Africa" was published in the first volume 2017 of Wageningen World.

The article tells about the rapidly increasing problem of parasitic weeds in rice in Africa which have been the focus of the NWO-WOTRO funded PARASITE-project led by CSA.

To reed the full article, please see here