Hope for farmers in Africa as scientists make breakthrough against dangerous Striga

Saturday August 4 2012

Left: A farmer attends to his sorghum field in Rwampara in Mbarara, Uganda. Right: Sorghum crop destroyed by the Striga parasite. Photos/Morgan Mbabazi/File

Left: A farmer attends to his sorghum field in Rwampara in Mbarara, Uganda. Right: Sorghum crop destroyed by the Striga parasite. Photos/Morgan Mbabazi/File 

By MICHAEL WAKABI The EastAfrican

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