Fake seeds report

Agriculture is one sector that plays a very great role in the development of Africa.
It is essential for sub-Saharan Africa’s growth and for achieving the Millennium Development Goal of halving poverty by 2015.
However the growth of the sector has been bogged down by a number of challenges, among them the problem of fake seeds.
In our business feature this morning, Benjamin Jumbe looks at how big this problem is on the continent generally and Uganda in particular, exploring what is being done to address it.

 

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