MODEL BIORISK RESEARCH

25 MaySouthern armyworm (Spodoptera eridania)


A new invasive alien pest southern armyworm, Spodoptera eridania (Stoll)—has been discovered in four countries in Africa…

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19 MayFall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda )


Key Pillars to Sustainably Manage fall armyworm Through its four regional hubs (West, Central, East, and Southern Africa) and several country…

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19 MayTomato leafminer (Tuta absoluta )


The tomato leafminer Tuta absoluta, another Lepidopteran species, has lately invaded the African region. The species has an enormous reproductive potential and…

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TRAINING

19 MaySpecies Modelling under Climate Change scenarios


BIMAF organized an international hands-on training on modeling under climate change scenarios, 16‒20 October 2017, on IITA-Benin station. The training covered…

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19 MayFall armyworm management


USAID, CIMMYT, and IITA, in partnership with ECOWAS, organized the West Africa FAW Regional Training and Awareness Generation Workshop 13‒15 February…

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