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Alliance for Banana Bunchy Top Disea...

The banana bunchy top virus (BBTV) has now spread to 16 African countries, threatening the livelihoods of 70 million banana ...
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International, multi-stakeholder alliance continue to tackle banana bunchy top disease in Africa

International, multi-stakeholder all...

Up to 16 African countries have now experienced the banana bunchy top disease (BBTD), caused by the banana bunchy top ...
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Figure 1.  Map of BBTD distribution in Nigeria 2020. The disease is localized only in the parts shaded in orange and the areas marked in yellow are identified as high-risk area.

BBTV in Nigeria

Banana and plantain (Musa spp.) are important food and cash crop in Nigeria. Banana bunchy top disease (BBTD) is a severe ...
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Training workshop on BBTV control in Togo

Training workshop on BBTV control in...

A training workshop was organized on BBTD control at Cacaveli, Lomé, Togo. About 15 staff’s members representing ICAT and Crop ...
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Building Regional Capacity to Contain Banana Bunchy Top Disease (BBTD) Spread in West Africa

Building Regional Capacity to Contai...

A training workshop on “Banana Bunchy Top Disease (BBTD) diagnosis, surveillance and emergency response” was held 14 to 16 January 2019 ...
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Training Workshop on BBTD Diagnostics and Surveillance

Training Workshop on BBTD Diagnostic...

IITA planned a training workshop on “Banana bunchy top disease (BBTD) diagnosis, surveillance and emergency response” from 14th to 16th ...
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BBTD Awareness Day in Cameroon

BBTD Awareness Day in Cameroon

Farmers day was organized to generate awareness about the Banana bunchy top virus (BBTV) disease in Amban City Hall, Cameroon ...
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5th International Meeting of the BBTD ALLIANCE, 18 – 21 June 2018, Cotonou

5th International Meeting of the BBT...

Multidisciplinary team of experts from Africa, Australia, Europe and USA will meet for the annual review and planning meeting of ...
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IITA hosts “Alliance” workshop on Banana Bunchy Top Disease (BBTD)

IITA hosts “Alliance” workshop on Ba...

Consolidating the progress on Learning Alliance efforts to address the impact of the Banana Bunchy Top Virus (BBTV) disease in ...
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