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Ethiopia on right path to Bt cotton commercialization: EIAR

Published on October 12, 2017

Ethiopia is on the right track in terms of commercializing Bt cotton production which helps promote the textile and garment industry, announced The Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR).Apart from familiarizing the technology, the necessary infrastructural development has been put in place to encourage investors.

Opening a two-day workshop, Adviser to the Deputy Director General of EIAR Dr. Adugna Wakjira yesterday said the nation is currently exerting efforts to transfer the agriculture-led economy to industry-led one via giving top priority to the textile and garment industry. Read more. Source | Ethiopian Herald