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Scientists warn of harmful new tomato pest
Dr. Iddi Ramathan a plant pathologist at the National Crops Resources Research Institute Namulonge says there no antidote yet for the pest..

Agricultural Scientists have revealed that a new strain of pest ravaging tomatoes has invaded Uganda and the neighbouring countries.

The scientists have confirmed that the pests was first reported in September last year in Mukono district but it has now spread to over thirty tomato growing districts of Uganda.

Dr. Iddi Ramathan a plant pathologist at the National Crops Resources Research Institute Namulonge says there no antidote yet for the pest..