|Title||Weed turns rice plant into slave|
|Source||Weed turns rice plant into slave, Resource, vol. 12, no. 5, p. 10, 2017-10-12, Albert Sikkema, http://edepot.wur.nl/429435|
|Department(s)||Centre for Crop Systems Analysis|
|Publication type||Media appearance|
At a first glance, Rhamphicarpa fistulosa might look innocent, but it turns rice plants into slaves. PhD candidate Stella Kabiri investigated the effects of this parasitic weed that damages the African rice production at an ever-increasing rate.