GAEC secures funding to develop disease-tolerant cassava

Jun 21 2021


The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has approved a €40,240-funding for the Biotechnology and Nuclear Agriculture Research Institute (BNARI) of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC) to produce cassava varieties that are tolerant to the Cassava Brown Streak Disease (CBSD). The CBSD is caused by the Cassava Brown Streak Virus (CBSV) and the Ugandan Cassava […]



Source: African Harvesters