Day: November 22, 2018

New peer-review study confirms Bt brinjal reduces pesticides and benefits farmers in Bangladesh

Scientists confirm that the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) gene confers near-total protection against the eggplant fruit and shoot borer, thereby protecting one of South Asia’s most economically and culturally important crops from damage. In recent field trials, scientists report that farmers who cultivate Bt brinjal reduce insecticide use and increase their yields. More than 27,000 farmers […]

Safety Awareness Roadshow

With its 25th anniversary, The Internal Security Department, JKDN has encountered various challenges that have become an encouragement for staff members of the department in fulfilling everyday duties of addressing security threats to insure peace and …