Ending Striga's reign with IR maize


This case study describes how the collaborative development of herbicide-resistant maize promises effective integrated management of the Striga weed in Sub-Saharan Africa, increasing crop yields by up to four times and offering millions of farmers a solution to combating this noxious parasitic weed.


WRENmedia Impact Brief, WRENmedia, Eye, UK, 5 pp.

Ending Striga’s reign with IR maize

Published 1 January 2010