Biological Pest Control: Push-pull in East Africa

Location: Kenya

A highly successful, ecologically based pest and weed management system was introduced in 1999 to resource-poor smallholder maize farmers in Kenya. Used by thousands of farmers in East Africa, the “push-pull” strategy significantly increases maize yields, helps control pests and reduces reliance on pesticides.

Biological Pest Control: Push-pull in East Africa

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