Rice blast is a fungus that destroys up to 100% of rice crops if left untreated. ¾ of farmers in Mwea report they have suffered from it. Yet campaigners want the fungicide banned that controls rice blast.
New Research: Predicting Protein–Protein Interactions Between Rice and Blast Fungus Using Structure-Based Approaches: Rice blast, caused by the fungus Magnaporthe oryzae, is the most devastating disease affecting rice production.… frontiersin.org/articles/10.33…#PlantScience#PlantSci
New Research: Wheat Blast: A Disease Spreading by Intercontinental Jumps and Its Management Strategies: Wheat blast (WB) caused by Magnaporthe oryzae pathotype Triticum (MoT) is an important fungal disease in tropical and… frontiersin.org/articles/10.33…#PlantScience#PlantSci