Publication showcases 50 years of IITA’s plant health research

  • From

    International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

  • Published on

    03.02.19

  • Challenges

    Health

A new book, titled “Critical issues in plant health: 50 years of research in African agriculture,” has just been released. Published by Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing, the book focuses on plant health issues which play a major role in the overall food production in Africa, affecting both quality and quantity of crop yields.
Over the past 50 years, IITA has been leading research on plant health issues in Africa ranging from the safe handling and movement of germplasm and seed to identifying and managing threats to crops in the region.
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