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Flood updates

Flood updates

Somalia experiences two types of flooding: river floods and flash floods.  River  floods occur  along  the  Juba  and  Shabelle  rivers  in Southern  Somalia,  whereas  flash  floods  are common  along  the  intermittent  streams  in the   northern   part   of   the   country. By: Abdullahi Hassan Hussein- (2019) Click here TO Download PDF

MEALY BUG INFESTATION ON PAPAYA AT MOGADISHU SOMALIA

MEALY BUG INFESTATION ON PAPAYA AT MOGADISHU SOMALIA

The past two months, different plants including Papaya were affected with white wax substances at Mogadishu capital of Somalia. The white substances covering relatively all shoot system of the most plants were detected.. By: Mohamed Dayib Abubakar – ( 2018) Click here TO Download PDF

Fall Armyworm spreads in Somalia

Fall Armyworm spreads in Somalia

Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda), FAW, is an insect native to tropical and subtropical regions of the Americas. Its larval stage feeds on more than 80 plant species, including maize, rice, sorghum, millet, sugarcane, vegetable crops and cotton. By: Mohamed Dayib Abubakar – ( 2017) Click here TO Download PDF

EFFECT OF PESTICIDES ON THE AGRO ECOSYSTEM IN SOMALIA

EFFECT OF PESTICIDES ON THE AGRO ECOSYSTEM IN SOMALIA

Pesticides are used massively for many decades due to enhancing the productivity of crops for human and livestock survival. Although pesticides have immediate effect on insect pests but it also reduces environmental biodiversity.. By: Mohamed Dayib Abubakar – ( 2016) Click here TO Download PDF