OP-ED: The next step for Bt brinjal

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Making Bt eggplant technology sustainable and durable in Bangladesh Bangladesh is in its seventh year of growing genetically modified eggplant (Bt brinjal). Starting with 20 farmers in the 2014-15 season, we have now over 60,000 farmers adopting the technology in the 2020-21 season. These are farmers who have obtained seeds from the formal sources.  The […]

ED: Bringing the private sector into conservation

No good can come of harming the eco-system of the very planet we rely on for our survival In our pursuit of economic growth, we often end up harming the natural world around us. Of course, there will always be tradeoffs — resources are needed to feed, clothe, and house the people on this planet, […]