Category Archives: WEMA

Stem borer pest attacks to reduce with new technology

Jul. 19, 2016 By AGATHA NGOTHO , @agathangotho Dr Murenga Mwimali a scientist from Kalro explains about the experiment of developing a variety that is resistant to the stem borer at the confined field trial site in Kitale. Farmers in … 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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DroughtTEGO Promotional Roadshow for Eastern and Western Kenya

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THE DROUGHT TOLERANT CORN: IIAM can release three new seeds

By Alcides Tamele Media: Journal Noticias Three new varieties of conventional maize tolerant to drought and insects will be released later this year, the Agricultural Research Institute of Mozambique (IIAM) to extend the range of seeds available in the domestic … Continue reading

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