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Pakistan Keen to Learn from Chinese Experience for Modernizing Agriculture Sector

BEIJING, April 16 (APP): Pakistan is keen to learn from the Chinese experience and expertise for modernizing its agriculture sector with focus on corporate farming, new seed development for enhancing crop yield, introduction of new varieties of agriculture products, establishing agro industry and setting cold chain network. Pakistan was keen to learn from Chinese experience […]
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Experts Seek Moratorium on GM Crops Release

A Molecular biologist, Dr. Kashima Ifeanyi, who said this during a sensitisation workshop, organised for farmers by the Health of the Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) in Abuja, challenged the National Biotechnology Development Agency and principal researchers behind the production of BTbeans to a national debate to establish sufficient grounds why a decade of moratorium should […]
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Regenerative Agriculture and Soil Health are key for the future of Sustainable Agriculture

ENVIRONOC 401 allows the farmers to establish larger and more diverse populations of beneficial microbes in their fields, optimize the rhizosphere with a more robust and efficient plant and microbe relationship to improve growing conditions and improve nutrient release, and management through microbial activity, enhancing overall soil productivity. Biodyne is a USA based environmental biotechnology […]
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Researchers investigate garlic’s hidden powers

Nurulita’s work shows these elite garlic selections are still infected by the virus complement and we don’t know why that is occurring.” Nurulita also investigated the viruses concentrations using next-generation sequencing, and mapped the full genomes of the viruses. “I did not find any significant differences in the viruses levels and was unable to determine […]
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Investing In Technology Key in Quality Cotton Production

Addressing cotton farmers from Malindi in Kilifi County who had toured the firm today, Tejal said her company had to venture into more innovative manufacturing technologies to streamline production and improve on quality. Their sentiments were echoed by their Meru counterparts who said they have been pushing for the County government of Meru to pass […]
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KOICA Provides $8m for Uplift Projects in Pakistan: Embassy

Global Korea Scholarship (GKS), she said, provides international students with opportunities to conduct advanced studies in undergraduate and graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea in order to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship between countries. He also chaired the Joint Symposium for Agricultural Technical Cooperation between both the […]
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