Ugandan study reveals higher yields and pest resistance with Bt maize

Mar 17 2022


African scientists have demonstrated that genetically modified Bt maize offers much higher yields and better pest resistance than conventional varieties — traits that could greatly improve food security on the continent. In their study, published in Science Direct, the researchers show that Bt maize hybrids significantly reduced stemborer damage, which is a principal drawback to […]



Source: Farmers Review Afric