Knowledge for Development

Kenya: Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)

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Date: 15/12/2004

Introduction:

Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) develops and disseminates technologies to increase productivity, the post-harvest value of agricultural and livestock products, while conserving the environment. With 29 research centres, KARI aims to be an institute of excellence in agricultural research and technology transfer, contributing to an improved quality of life for all citizens of Kenya. KARI?s Maize Programme has supplied germplasm to produce 80% of the maize seed in the principal maize growing areas. A biotechnology page is currently under construction.

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