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Maize tolerant to MLN to be released soon

Maize  farmers can now breathe easy following revelations that two maize hybrids, H12Ml and H13Ml tolerant to maize lethal necrosis (MLN) has been discovered and will soon be available for planting. The disease, commonly known as MLN is a virus that has devastated maize farming and production across the country. These two maize hybrids will be commercialised by Kenya ...Full Article

Maize production expected to fall

Maize  production in Uasin Gishu County is expected to fall this season. The decline has been attributed to a prolonged dry spell that was witnessed during the tasseling stage ...Full Article

Scientists warn of Maize disease

East  Africa  Region is still grappling with maize crop losses worth millions of shillings following the outbreak of Maize Lethal Necrosis 9MLN) disease, Sicily Kariuki, Principal Secretary, Ministry of ...Full Article

Africa’s food security threatened by deadly maize disease

More than 150 participants will gather in Nairobi for a three day international conference starting on Tuesday, to share knowledge on the latest diagnostics and screening methods for the ...Full Article

Wakulima kupewa Mbegu

Mwanakamati wa kilimo katika serikali ya kaunti ya Nakuru Dkt. Stanley Chepkwony amesema wakulima katika kaunti hii watasaidiwa na mbegu za viazi vitamu, maharagwe pamoja na mbolea, kwenye mpango ...Full Article