For the 4th presentation in the ARVTU series we will move away from Ratoon stunting disease and talk about integrated cop management. Innovate has a suite of product which they recommend for a huge range of ecologically friendly remedies for a wide range of agricultural problems.
The is the first in a series of presentation which were presented at the Agricultural Research and Variety Testing Unit’s recently concluded seminar. Each of the presentation will be looking at technological solutions for solving existing problems in Barbados agriculture.
This presentation specifically looks at the use of somatic embryogenesis, a type of tissue culture, and a possible avenue for large scale production planting material free from Ratoon Stunting Disease a wide spread problem locally