GMOs: Scarecrow And The Irony Of a Farmer’s Hoe

The advent of climate change, coupled with new plant pests and diseases, has worsened the plight of Ghanaian farmers, relegating them to remain in poverty as their crop yields and incomes plunge. Modern, climate-smart agricultural technologies, such as genetically...

Biotechnology can pull us out of poverty- Nigerian farmers

Nigerian farmers have said that the adoption of biotechnology in farming has the capacity to pull majority of them out of poverty following the advantages attached to Genetically Modified (GM) crops. Nigeria currently has approved for commercialisation, two GM crops,...