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UMass Amherst- Researcher Founds First Plant Disease Clinic in Bangladesh to Help Farmers Battle Pests, Blight

 Farmers in Bangladesh who are battling outbreaks of leaf blight and insect pests are now getting expert help from Southeast Asia's first plant disease clinic, co-founded by Robert Wick of the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The clinic is housed at the Bangladesh Agricultural University in Mymensingh, under the direction of co-founder M. Bahadur Meah. More...