• Four principles in striga management for a good rice harvest
  • Striga causes more damage to cereal crops in poor soils, so both problems have to be tackled together
  • How to control weeds to allow rice crops to thrive, effective weed management can increase yields by 50%
  • A simple technique to control weeds in lowland rice using the rotary weeder
  • How to control weeds in lowland rice using herbicides in a safe and efficient way
  • Striga is a parasitic weed on cereal crops. Knowing its life cycle is the start for proper control
  • Growing resistant varieties is one of the strategies of integrated striga and soil fertility management
  • Pull striga weeds with your hands before the time it produces seeds and spreads and destroys the crop in the coming season
  • A participatory tool to measure cost-benefits of agricultural technologies helps farmers to make decisions.
  • Compost helps to fight the parasitic weed striga that attacks maize, millet, sorghum and rice in Africa and Asia

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