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ICIPE turns to farmer groups in Western Kenya to spread ‘push-pull’ technology

       Sorghum intercropped with desmodium in a push-pull technology which is appropriate and economical to the resource-poor smallholder farmers in the region as it is based on locally available plants. Small holder farmer groups in Western Kenya have increased their crop production by over 50 per cent by using push-pull technology to kill …

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