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- Munyuli, Théodore; Kalimba, Yajuamungu; Mulangane, Emmanuel Kizungu; Mukadi, Théodore Tshilumba; Ilunga, Meschac Tshibingu; Mukendi, Remy Tshibingu
- Open Agriculture 2017 v.2 no.1 pp. 495-530
- Aphis (Aphididae), etc ; Aleyrodidae; Cylas; Diplopoda; adults; agroecological zones; altitude; arthropods; biotic factors; biotopes; breeding; climate change; climatic factors; clones; continuous cropping; cultivars; dry season; farmers; farming systems; food security; insect pests; integrated pest management; intercropping; leaves; marshes; mixed cropping; monitoring; phenology; population density; population dynamics; questionnaires; rain; regression analysis; soil; sole cropping; surveys; sweet potatoes; temperature; viruses; wet season; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Show all 41 Subjects
- ... Sweetpotato is a major food security crop grown in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Its production is however limited due to high prevalence of pests and diseases among other abiotic and biotic factors. A study was designed to aid understanding the knowledge of farmers about pests and their perception about climate variability impacts, as well as documenting the phenology of sweetpotato pests ...