Diabec disease threat

Members of the Kava Taskforce visit a yaqona farm in Cakaudrove. Picture: SUPPLIED/FILE

LABORATORY tests are being carried out on young kava stems to protect the crop from the destructive diabec disease. Headed by the Pacific Horticulture and Agricultural Market Access Program, the tests are being carried out at the University of the South Pacific. The program’s deputy team leader Bronwyn Wiseman said the disease known as kava […]

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