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First report of egg parasitoid in Africa to fight devastating fall armyworm

1 Apr 2019, CABI

A group of scientists have confirmed the presence of an egg parasitoid called Telenomus remus in multiple African countries. The species could be a vital tool in the fight against the devastating fall armyworm that threatens the food security of more than 200 million people.


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