Egerton University’s study shows Kenya risks facing food insecurity following pesticides ban

KENYA – An independent study by Egerton University’s Tegemeo Institute has shown that coffee, wheat and maize  farmers are inclined to suffer 90% yield losses if the government pushes through with the ban in popular pesticide ingredients. The ban was prompted by a bill sponsored by Uasin Gishu Woman Representative Gladys Boss Shollei, which seeks the ban of at least…

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