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- Saleh, Haji, et al. Show all 29 Authors
- Food security 2018 v.10 no.2 pp. 351-368
- Cassava brown streak virus; breeding programs; cassava; clones; germplasm exchange; human resources; income; infrastructure; micropropagation; plant health; plantlets; tissue culture; tropical agriculture; viruses; Kenya; Malawi; Mozambique; Tanzania; Uganda
- ... Cassava varieties resistant to cassava mosaic disease (CMD) and cassava brown streak disease (CBSD) are needed for the food and income security of the rural poor in eastern and southern Africa (ESA). The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture led five national cassava breeding programs (Malawi, Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda) in virus-cleaning and exchanging elite cassava germplas ...