Weed turns rice plant into slave

  • S. Kabiri

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At a first glance, Rhamphicarpa fistulosa might look innocent, but it turns rice plants into slaves. PhD candidate Stella Kabiri investigated the effects of this parasitic weed that damages the African rice production at an ever-increasing rate.

Period12 Oct 2017

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  • TitleWeed turns rice plant into slave
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletResource, vol. 12, no. 5, p. 10
    Media typePrint
    CountryNetherlands
    Date12/10/17
    DescriptionAt a first glance, Rhamphicarpa fistulosa might look innocent, but it turns rice plants into slaves. PhD candidate Stella Kabiri investigated the effects of this parasitic weed that damages the African rice production at an ever-increasing rate.
    Producer/AuthorAlbert Sikkema
    URLhttps://edepot.wur.nl/429435
    PersonsS. Kabiri