Case Study In Sahel region, Africa: Biological control in pearl millet

This case study gives a good example of very effective biological control of a highly damaging pest in a subsistence food crop. Even though biological control solutions were already known in the Sahel at the time of the first outbreaks 40 years ago, only recently has an effective system been established to control this pest, involving national researchers working hand-in-hand with local communities and organized farmer groups.  

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