Tag: pesticides

On Crop Protection, Europe is a Bad Role Model

We are told that Europe banned a mass of pesticides because they are giving humans cancer and reproductive problems.

Pest Control Law Amidst Locust Infestation Rattles Scientists, Growers

The growers and scientists say that the president has to move swiftly to prevent a food catastrophe

Effects of synthetic pesticide impacting health and food security

Agricultural specialists are meeting in Nairobi to brainstorm on how to transform agriculture and food systems in Africa with a view to reducing synthetic fertilizer and pesticides use. Themed “Scaling up agro ecology and promoting ecological organic trade”, the specialists acknowledge there is a growing...

Lobby group rejects tax imposed on pesticides

Agrochemical Association of Kenya says new law will negatively affect Kenya's economy