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Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Nigeria


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Fall Armyworm egg mass
(Desiree van Heerden, Syngenta) Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant...

plantwise.org

Sustainable management of the Fall Armyworm in Africa: a framework for partnership


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Sustainable management of the Fall Armyworm in Africa
A framework for partnership
(Version 2nd March 2018)
Executive summary
The Fall Armyworm (FAW) has invaded and quickly spread across Africa, infesting millions of
hectares of smallholder maize, millet, and sorghum fields. FAW can cause significant yield
losses if not well managed or in the absence of natural biological control. The direct actions
that can be taken to manage FAW are...

fao.org

IN37100


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EENY-214
Mediterranean Fruit Fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann)
(Insecta: Diptera: Tephritidae) 1
M. C. Thomas, J. B. Heppner, R. E. Woodruff, H. V. Weems, G. J. Steck, and T. R. Fasulo 2
1. This document is EENY-214 (originally published as DPI Entomology Circulars 4, 230 and 273, updated for this publication), one of a series of the
Department of Entomology and Nematology Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date July 2001....

edis.ifas.ufl.edu

Musa spp. 2nd edition 502


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FAO/IPGRI Technical Guidelines for the Safe Movement of Germplasm. No.15
Musa spp.
(2nd edition)
edited by M. Diekmann and C.A.J. Putter2 FAO/IPGRI Technical Guidelines for the Safe Movement of GermplasmNo. 15. Musa3
CONTENTS
Introduction 4
Participants in the meeting 6
Definitions of Terms as Used in this
Publication
10
Descriptions of Diseases 11
Abaca mosaic 11
Banana bract mosaic 12
Banana bunchy top 14
Banana mosaic
15
Banana streak 19...

bioversityinternational.org

U00ManMsikitaDiseaseNothomDev 076369f4489dbe608835d4e6f819e693


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Weston Msikita, Braima James , Emmanuel Nnodu ,
James Legg , Kerstin Wydra , Francis Ogbe©IITA2000
ISBN 978-131-176-2
Printed in Nigeria by Wordsmithes Printers, lagosDisease Control
in Cassava Farms
IPM Field Guide for Extension Agents
Weston Msikita
Intemadonal Institute of Tropi cal Agriculture. Plant Hea lth Management Division.
Coconou, Benin
Braima James
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture,...

biblio.iita.org

Post Harvest Compendium Groundnut


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GROUNDNUT
Post-harvest Operations
- Post-harvest CompendiumGROUNDNUT: Post -harvest Operations
Organization: National Research Centre for Groundnut (ICAR ) ( www.icar.org.in )
Authors: P.C. Nautiyal, Ph.D. (nautiyal@nrcg.guj.nic.in or pnaut@ad1.vs nl.nic.in )
Edited by AGSI/FAO: Danilo Mejia, PhD (Technical), Beverly Lewis (Language & Style),
Last reviewed: 07/06/2002
Contents
Preface...

fao.org

AFRGM Field Guide Pdf


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African Rice Gall Midge:
Biology, Ecology and Control
CGIAR
®
F.E. Nwilene, K.F. Nwanze and O. Okhidievbie
Africa Rice Center (WARDA)
Field Guide
and Technical ManualISBN 92 9113 236 5 (PDF)
ISBN 92 9113 255 1 (print)
About Africa Rice Center (WARDA)
Africa Rice Center (WARDA) is an autonomous intergovernmental research association of
African member states and also one of the 15 international agricultural research Centers
supported by the...

africarice.org

IPM Proves Most Effective in Controlling Insect Pests of Cowpea in Africa


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IPM Proves Most Effective in Controlling Insect Pests of
Cowpea in Africa
International Pes ticide Benefits Case Study No. 99 , December 2013
Leon ard Gianessi
Cowpea (also known as black -eyed pea) originated in Africa and is the major source of plant pr oteins
in the diet of rural populations in sub -Saharan Africa. The grains contain 25% protein and several
vitamins and minerals. In Africa, humans...

croplife.org

566 Soybean leaflet


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Grow better soybean
through good agricultural practices
Working in partnership to create down-to-earth messages on integrated soil fertility management
Guidelines for Nigeria
5. Post harvest
• Dry the harvested plants in the sun on a mat, plastic sheet, tarpaulin, \
or on a
raised platform.
• Thresh gently on a clean surface when the plants are dry.
• Dry the threshed grains, winnow and sort. Place seed in clean bags placed
on wooden pallets in...

africasoilhealth.cabi.org

French cassava A4 bw lowres


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AFRICA SOIL HEALTH CONSORTIUM
Corporate logo variations
24th Aug. 201201: Original version
Version 02:
Green: CMYK= 66, 0, 99, 0
Orange: CMYK= 5, 65, 100, 0
Version 03:
Dark grey: CMYK= 0, 0, 0, 70
Light grey: CMYK= 0, 0, 0, 55
Version 04:
Green: CMYK= 66, 0, 99, 0
Orange: CMYK= 35, 0, 64, 0
Guide de
culture
du manioc
Stefan Hauser, Lydia Wairegi, Charles L. A. Asadu, Damian O. Asawalam,
Grace Jokthan et Utiang Ugbeiii ii Publié par...

africasoilhealth.cabi.org

French Cassava A5 colour Lowres


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Stefan Hauser, Lydia Wairegi, Charles L. A. Asadu, Damian O. Asawalam,
Grace Jokthan et Utiang Ugbe
Guide de
culture
du maniocii
Consortium africain pour la santé des sols: Guide de culture du
manioc
Par Stefan Hauser (IITA), Lydia Wairegi (CABI), Charles L. A. Asadu
(Université du Nigeria), Damian O. Asawalam (MOUAU, Nigeria),
Grace Jokthan (Université ouverte nationale du Nigeria) et Utiang
Ugbe (Development Input Limited, Nigeria)
© CAB...

africasoilhealth.cabi.org

Optimizing Fertilizer and ISFM in Nigeria


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Optimizing Fertilizer Use within the Context of Integrated Soil Fertility Management in Nigeria is chapter 12 of the OFRA publication-Fertilizer use optimization in sub-Saharan Africa

5. Production and postharvest activities for sesame


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FARMER’S GUIDE FOR THE FRODUCTION
AND POST-HARVEST HANDLING OF SESAME PRODUCTS IN
NIGERIA
STDF Project 172 co-financed by NEPC and STDF, implemented
by NEPC and supervised by ITC
2014
TRAINING MANUAL
EXPANDING EXPORT OF SESAME SEED AND SHEANUT/BUTTER THROUGH IMPROVED SPS
CAPACITY BUILDING FOR PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS
Bruno DOKO, International Consultant, ITC, STDF Project 172
Samson ENWERE, NSSAN, Nigeria
1
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
The...

standardsfacility.org

14. Rice production and post-harvest activities


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1
No 74 – février 2013 – www.mo.be/papers
[ Peut-on nourrir l’Afrique de l’Ouest avec du riz ? ]
No 74 – février 2013
www.mo.be
Saartje Boutsen
et Jan Aertsen
?PEUT-ON NOURRIR L’AFRIQUE DE L’OUEST AVEC DU RIZ ?
http://www.mo.be/papers
ww.mo.be
2
No 74 – février 2013 – www.mo.be/papers
[ Peut-on nourrir l’Afrique de l’Ouest avec du riz ? ]
Les MO*papers sont une série d’analyses éditées par Wereldmediahuis vzw.
Chaque document diffuse des...

alimenterre.org

24. Production and postharvest activities for fonio


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Fonio
(Digitaria exilis)
Nutritious
underutilized species
Botanical framework
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Genus: Digitaria
Scientific name: Digitaria exilis
Common names
Fonio, white fonio, hungry rice, hungry millet, hungry koos,
fundi millet, petit mil, findo findi, acha, fonyo, fundenyo,
afio, fini, fundi, ipoga, foundé, foni, pende, kpendo, founié,
pounié.
Brief introduction to the
species
Fonio is a highly palatable cereal...

bioversityinternational.org

26. Production and postharvest activities for fonio


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9-5 FONIO
African Organic Agriculture Training Manual
A Resource Manual for Trainers
Draft Version 2.0
March 2013
Ready for fi eld testing
African Organic Agriculture Training Manual
CONTENTS
1. Introduction 1
2. Selection of suitable cultivars 3
3. Proper fi eld establishment 4
4. Improving soil fertility 5
5. Proper water management 6
6. Proper weed management 7
7. Effective pest and disease management 8
8. Reducing harvest and post-harvest...

organic-africa.net

43. Malt barley production in Ethiopia


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BARLEY
Post-harvest Operations
- Post-harvest Compendium
BARLEY: Post-Harvest Operations
Organisation:The Central Research Institute for Field Crops, P.O.Box. 226, Ulus,
Ankara,Turkey
Author: Taner Akar, Muzaffer Avci and Fazil Dusunceli
Edited by AGST/FAO: Danilo Mejía, PhD, FAO (Technical)
Last reviewed: 15/06/2004
Contents
Preface...

fao.org

49. Reducing post-harvest losses in maize


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Farmers’ Guide to Management
of Aflatoxins in Maize and
Groundnuts in Africa
J. Atehnkeng, J. Augusto, L.A. Senghor,
A. Akande, J. Akello, C. Mutegi,
A. Ortega-Beltran, P.J. Cotty,
and R. Bandyopadhyay
www.iita.org
1
Farmers’ Guide to
Management of
Aflatoxins in Maize and
Groundnuts in Africa
Joseph Atehnkeng
Joao Augusto
Lamine A. Senghor
Adebowale Akande
Juliet Akello
Charity Mutegi...

aflasafe.com

51. Reducing post-harvest losses in maize


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How to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination
in Groundnuts and Maize
A Guide for Extension Workers
ICRISAT-India
(Headquarters)
Patancheru, Telangana, India
icrisat@cgiar.org
ICRISAT-India Liaison Office
New Delhi, India
ICRISAT-Nigeria
Kano, Nigeria
icrisat-kano@cgiar.org
ICRISAT-Malawi
Lilongwe, Malawi
icrisat-malawi@cgiar.org
ICRISAT-Mozambique
Maputo, Mozambique
icrisatmoz@panintra.com
ICRISAT-Niger
Niamey, Niger
icrisatsc@cgiar.org
ICRISAT-...

icrisat.org

65. Preserving wild food plants ensures a better future for all


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Diospyros mespiliformis
Ebenaceae
Hochst. ex A. DC.
African ebony
Foliage (USAID)
Diospyros mespiliformis (Boffa, Jean-Marc)
LOCAL NAMES
Afrikaans (jakkalsbessie); Amharic (ayeh); Arabic (jughan,abu
seleba,gugham,gughan,abu sebela,jokhan); Bemba (muchenja); English
(jackal-berry,swamp ebony,African ebony,ebony diospyros,West African
ebony); Lozi (mutomwa,mupako,muchenje); Lunda (mutomwa); Nyanja
(mchenja,mchenjasumu,mvimbe); Somali (kolati);...

worldagroforestry.org

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