THE SCIENCE

Developed originally at Montana State University by Dr. David Sands, the Toothpick Project's patented technology ensures Striga can be fought with biological means. FOXY T14 is a specifically selected Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. strigae strain. FOXY T14 kills Striga without harming the cereal crop. 

13 scientists in 12 different Africa countries are currently researching the technology

TOOTHPICK TECHNOLOGY

PUBLICATIONS

Scientists being trained in FOXY T14