New disease-resistant taro and kumala varieties released

Fiji's Minister for Agriculture Inia Seruiratu. Picture: FT FILE

NEW disease-resistant and tolerant varieties of taro and kumala were released at the Ministry of Agriculture’s Koronivia Research Station. The newly-released taro leaf blight tolerant varieties known as ‘Tarova Loa’ and ‘Tarova Vula’, and the new kumala variety named ‘Golden Brown’ was made available through collaboration between Fiji’s Ministry of Agriculture, the Pacific Community (SPC) […]

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