‘Superfly’ threatens future of millions relying on cassava
Scientists are sounding the alarm on a tiny, fast breeding insect that wipes cassava in minutes which they say could threaten millions of Africa, with cassava being the third most important source of calories after maize and rice.
The Bemisia tabaci also known as ‘super fly’ and one of seve[...]
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