Maize crops to be destroyed to curb Fall armyworm spread in Sultanate

The Department of Agriculture and Agrifood under the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism (MPRT) yesterday issued an order for all maize crops in Brunei Darussalam to be destroyed to curb the spread of the Fall Armyworm, an invasive agricultural pest that can also cause serious damage to other food crops in the country. More details in Wednesday’s Borneo Bulletin.