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Kenya approves 6 gene-edited crops as it pursues food security, sustainable farming

Kenya approves 6 gene-edited crops as it pursues food security, sustainable farming

Leopold Obi | 
[A]t the Kenya Agricultural Livestock Research Organisation (Karlo) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) biotechnologists are using gene ...
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Viewpoint: Effort to ban 262 pesticides in Kenya threatens nation’s ability to stop locust swarms from devouring crops

Jenny Luesby | 
As locusts rage in the biggest attack for 25 years, the majority of Kenyans will never have seen the like ...
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Ethiopia, Nigeria, Rwanda utilize Kenya’s biotech research, while nation still bans GMOs

Gerald Andae | 
Countries like Ethiopia, Nigeria and Rwanda are increasingly using Kenya’s biotechnology research findings to guide their food security plans as ...
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Kenya approves GMO corn and cotton field trials, defying health minister

Gerald Andae | 
The National Biosafety Authority (NBA) [of Kenya] has defied the Health ministry and announced field trials for GMO crops.... Speaking ...
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Kenya’s parliament calls for approval of GM corn field trails, rebuffing health secretary

Edwin Mutai | 
[Kenya's] parliament has called for approval of field trials of genetically modified maize because the ban on GMO imports did not ...
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Kenya could lose millions in donor funding after stopping biotech crop trials

Gerald Andae | 
Kenya stands to lose millions of shillings in donor funding after the government failed to permit biotechnology crop trials, a ...
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