Monthly Archives: May 2016

Why not plant these seeds for a bumper harvest?

Seeds of Gold, Daily Nation Friday April 29 2016 Your latest kid on the block on matters seeds is Elgon Prestige 02 (WE1101). What are some of its defining features? This seed is a product of the partnership between the … Continue reading

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DroughtTEGO, Boon for Western Kenya farmers

  December , 2015 By Evelyn Situma Jotham’s maize yield has increased from 10 kilograms to 10 bags of 90kg maize from when he started farming DroughtTEGO™ maize hybrid developed by Water Efficient Maize for Africa (WEMA) project in 2014. … Continue reading

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Science council okays GM maize trials in Uganda

Daily Monitor Jan 27, 2016 By Ismail Musa Ladu Approval for trials of genetically modified (GM) maize has been granted by the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology, Daily Monitor has learnt. The confined field trial is to test whether … Continue reading

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