Breeding Peanut for Resistance to Foliar Diseases and Arthropod Pests
North Carolina State University
Institut National des Recherches Agricoles du Benin (Benin); Instituto Nacional De Investigacion Agraria (INIA) Programa Nacional De Recursos Geneticos y Biotecnologia PRONARGEB (Peru)
Foliar diseases and pests cause significant yield losses in peanuts globally. The losses are greater in countries where chemical disease and pest control are not feasible because pesticides are not consistently available or are too expensive to be used regularly.