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Since 2016, the invasive fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda, has been one of the most rapidly spreading and highly devastating maize pests across Africa and Asia. Although several studies have estimated the effect of FAW on maize yield, little is known about its impact on broader welfare...

Author(s)
Tambo, J. A.; Kansiime, M. K.; Rwomushana, I.; Mugambi, I.; Nunda, W.; Banda, C. M.; Nyamutukwa, S.; Makale, F.; Day, R.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
Food and Energy Security, 2021, 10, 2, pp 299-312
Abstract

BACKGROUND: Since first reported in Botswana, fall armyworm (FAW) continues to be a threat to crop production. This study aimed to estimate impacts of FAW on yield and farmers' livelihoods in Botswana, and to obtain data that could be extrapolated to national level. Further, farmer knowledge of the ...

Author(s)
Makale, F.; Mugambi, I.; Kansiime, M. K.; Yuka, I.; Abang, M.; Lechina, B. S.; Rampeba, M.; Rwomushana, I.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
Pest Management Science, 2021, 78, 3, pp 1060-1070
Abstract

Background: Although Kenya has a relatively high number of registered biopesticide products, little is known about biopesticide use by smallholders. This paper documents farmers' current use and perception of chemical pesticides and biopesticides, their willingness to pay for biopesticides, and the ...

Author(s)
Constantine, K. L.; Kansiime, M. K.; Mugambi, I.; Nunda, W.; Chacha, D.; Rware, H.; Makale, F.; Mulema, J.; Lamontagne-Godwin, J.; Williams, F.; Edgington, S.; Day, R.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
Pest Management Science, 2020, 76, 11, pp 3615-3625