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- Tripathi, L.; Tripathi, J.N.; Tushemereirwe, W.K.; Arinaitwe, G.; Kiggundu, A.
- Acta horticulturae 2013 no.974 pp. 81-90
- Tanzania, etc ; Capsicum annuum; Musa; Xanthomonas campestris; agronomic traits; bacteria; bananas; biosafety; cassava; control methods; corn; crop production; cultivars; disease control; disease resistance; farmers; food crops; genes; host plants; hypersensitive response; income; livelihood; pathogens; pests; planting; research institutions; rice; tropical agriculture; vascular wilt; wheat; Burundi; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Great Lakes region; Kenya; Rwanda; Uganda; Show all 36 Subjects
- ... Banana (Musa sp.) represents one of the most important world food crops after maize, rice, wheat and cassava. Many pests and diseases have significantly affected banana cultivation. Banana Xanthomonas wilt (BXW), caused by the bacterium Xanthomonas campestris pv. musacearum, is one of the most important diseases and currently considered as the biggest threat to banana production in the Great Lakes ...