Not Just Maize: Africa’s Fall Armyworm Crisis Threatens Sorghum, Other Crops, Too

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The fall armyworm’s impact on maize earns plenty of attention, but it is in fact polyphagous. Sorghum, a key cereal crop in Africa, is also vulnerable to the pest’s damage, and researchers are working on biocontrol and other integrated pest management methods in hopes of containing the fall armyworm’s impact…

Source: Entomology Today

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