maize kstp 94

Weed tolerant maize for Western Kenya does well in both short and long season rains

Farmers in Western Kenya can now grow the KSTP 94 weed tolerant maize variety developed by the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization. KSTP 94 is resistant to striga, a parasitic weed that causes up to 100 per cent crop failure in affected farms.   According to the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), …

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