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Mozambique harvests first genetically modified maize – Chókwè

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Mozambique harvests first genetically modified maize – Chókwè

              Mozambique harvested its first genetically modified maize on 14 August 2017 on an experimental plot at the Institute for Agrarian Research’s Chókwè agrarian station in the southern province of Gaza. According to Noticias, the initiative aims to provide the sector of drought-resistant and insect-tolerant seeds. The first growing season, characterised by abundant rainfall where the studies are being carried out, saw 14 varieties tested. They are...

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