fall armyworm

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Partner field days in Kenya presented sustainable solutions to crop threats and innovations in seed and agronomy.

Innovations
Features

CIMMYT entomologist strengthens native resistance in maize against fall armyworm and equips farmers with pest control measures.

Nutrition, health and food security
In the media

Source: Kenya News Agency (27 Jun 2019)

CIMMYT’s Stephen Mugo suggests early planting, intercropping and other methods.

Innovations
News

Scientists in Nepal are evaluating push-pull cropping systems as a pest control method.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Experts discussed the status of the outbreak, the role of research and applicable measures.

Nutrition, health and food security
Infographics

A series of infographics shows farmers in Bangladesh the threat of fall armyworm, how to identify it in the fields and what to do in case of damage.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

In annual meeting, STMA project partners build on the successes of research in combatting drought, heat, pests and disease.

Innovations
Publications

Researchers suggest agro-ecological approaches be promoted as a core component of integrated pest management programs.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

Identifying best practices to fight the invasive pest.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Good weed management, conservation agriculture, and use of manure and compost are recommended to help control fall armyworm in Africa.

Capacity development
News

From smart mechanization to nutritious and drought tolerant seeds, partners discover CIMMYT’s latest research and innovations.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

The CIMMYT community honors the memory of John A. Mihm, CIMMYT’s maize entomologist during the 1970s-90s,

Nutrition, health and food security
Nutrition, health and food security