With the harvesting season around the corner, groundnut farmers in Ishimbi in Menchum, Mundum in Mezam Counties and other villages in Southern Cameroons will face challenges with Aflatoxins during drying and storage of their groundnuts. Similarly, they face challenges with stem rot and root diseases.

What are Aflatoxins? What are root & stem rot diseases? What causes all these diseases that affect groundnuts? What can be done to help our groundnut farmers to control and manage these diseases in a natural way without using chemicals?

This week on Amba Farmers Voice, we shall be talking about how groundnut farmers can manage and control root & stem rot diseases as well as aflatoxins during the drying and storage of their groundnuts. By using simple methods and common leaves in the villages, they can control and manage these diseases.