Title A new tool for improving organic cotton yields in Africa
Contributor PAN UK
Author Damien Sanfilippo, Davo Simplice Vodouhê, Gervais Assogba, PAN UK, Robert Mensah
Content A report on studies into the development of a novel pest management tool for organic cotton undertaken by PAN UK and their partners in Benin, West Africa, between 2006 and 2008. This food spray product can be used alongside other biological tools to attract, conserve and utilize beneficial insects. Yields of cotton obtained were equivalent to those obtained using conventional insecticides.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa BENIN
Link http://www.pan-uk.org/pestnews/Issue/pn84/PN84_6-9.pdf