Diseases that affect this crop.
Cassava Mosaic Disease
Photograph of affected foliage, and notes on the symptoms of this disease, the conditions that favor its development and preventative control measures.
CMD: a Blessing in Disguise for Nigeria?
Article describing how the threat of the virulent strain of cassava mosaic virus spreading into Nigeria has stimulated the country into action to counteract it.
Diseases of Cassava
Provides the common names of the bacterial, fungal, nematode, viral and other diseases that affect the plant.
Identification and Control of Root Rot Diseases of Cassava
Information on the causes and symptoms of these diseases, their means of spread and possible control, with several photographs.
Integrated Cassava Project: Pest Management
Photographs of affected plants and information on cassava brown streak virus disease, cassava green mite and the mosaic virus, and also pest and weed control in this crop.
List of Cassava Diseases
Common and scientific names of the bacterial, fungal and viral diseases, and the parasitic nematodes that affect this crop.
Unearthing a Solution to Cassava Root Rot
Cassava brown streak disease is a viral disease damaging the roots and is not obvious until the crop is harvested. Information on the symptoms, prevalence and control of this disease.
Last update:July 8, 2007 at 15:46:55 UTC