|Bacteria, fungi, viruses, |
nematodes, parastic plants
and insects all attack cowpeas.
At the conference scientists will discuss research related issues, such as improved varieties. They will present the state of the art breakthroughs in cowpea research and build upon these technological advances to move the science forward. The ultimate aim is to identify opportunities for cowpea growers to gain higher incomes, greater food security, and lead healthier lives.