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Posted 7 January 2019 at 11:24

Un ouf de soulagement pour les maraîchers et les producteurs de céréales 

Suite aux nombreuses attaques des ravageurs des cultures céréalières, maraîchères et fruitières, les chercheurs de l'Université Nationale d'Agriculture (UNA), de l'Université d'Abomey-Calavi (UAC) et du Centre pour l'Environnement, l'Agriculture et le Développement de l'Afrique (CEAD-Afrique) ont développé l'insecticide AGRO-INSECTA. 

En effet, AGRO-INSECTA est un insecticide naturel conçu par une formulation spécifique pour contrôler une gamme assez variée de ravageurs des cultures céréalières, léguminieuses, fruitières et industrielles. Cette substance bioctive est appliquée à la surface des feuilles et agit systématiquement sur le système nerveux des insectes ravageurs en les paralysant. Mieux, par son goût répulsif et sa saveur anti-appétante, AGRO-INSECTA inhibe les relations trophiques négatives entre les plantes hôtes et les ravageurs assurant ainsi une bonne condition

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Posted By in Publications
Posted 22 May 2018 at 04:36

Meeting resistance

Science Magazine May 2018 Special Issue

Almost as soon as antibiotics were discovered to be valuable in medicine, resistance emerged among bacteria. Whenever mutating or recombining organisms are faced with extirpation, those individuals with variations that avert death will survive and reproduce to take over the population. This can happen rapidly among organisms that reproduce fast and outpace our efforts to combat them. Thus, our use of chemical entities to rid ourselves of clinical, domestic, and agricultural pathogens and pests has selected for resistance.

Today, we find ourselves at the nexus of an alarming acceleration of resistance to antibiotics, insecticides, and herbicides. Through chemical misuse, resistance also brings widespread collateral damage to natural, social, and economic systems. Resistance to antifungal agents poses a particular challenge because a limited suite of chemicals is used in both agricultural and clinical settings.

Evolution will always circum

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 19 April 2016 at 07:47

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I am looking to cooperating with you.

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Leon Xu Dear Marion, thanks for your kind notes.

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