Ghana closer to commercializing disease-resistant GMO cowpeas

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has submitted an application to the National Biosafety Authority (NBA) requesting for permission to release Ghana’s first GMO crop (PRB cowpea) into the environment. Follow the latest news and policy debates on...

Kenyan farmers reap bountiful first harvest of GM cotton

infred Kasambu, a 50-year-old farmer and a grandmother of two from Kenya’s Eastern region, is cherishing high hopes of prosperity after realizing a bountiful harvest from her first crop of genetically modified Bt cotton. Kasambu is one of the 1,000 farmers selected by...