CIP Launches Late Blight-resistant Potato Seeds in Malawi

The International Potato Centre (CIP) recently offered disease resistant Irish potato seeds to ten farmers in Dedza, Malawi, reports AllAfrica. The development comes in a bid to combat diseases which have been hampering potato yields for the past two years in the region.

The farmers received the seed potatoes at a ceremony organized by CIP at the Fisikulibe Village in Traditional Authority Kamenyagwaza.

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