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"As we go forward, we will seek to be transactional in maintaining and strengthening the governance architecture, but we will also be transformational as we prepare the citizens for the new economy that requires the development of new parameters in education, innovation, and enterprise", - His Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia

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Declaration of Products Derived from or Containing Genetically Modified Organisms for Purposes of the Biosafety

Declaration of Products Derived from or Containing Genetically Modified Organisms for Purposes of the Biosafety ACT, 2006 (ACT NO. 7 OF 2006) A

Female Businesses in Biosciences - Fembiobiz II Acceleration Programme

Ms Lovisa Kambonde- Immanuel (NCRST),Ms Nina Louw (RMB),Ms Ndahekelekwa Paulus (Winner) 4TH PLACE, Ms Mary Shikukutu (Winner) 2ND PL

Haikali Ndamona

Haikali Ndamona

Description

Bioculture aims to satisfy and accomplish the following in agriculture

Genetically modify the seeds of Pennisetum glaucum and sorghum so they can increase their chances of growing well in drought, pests, weeds and ability to use natural resources effectively.

Research and preserve the indigenous seeds and their genetics, especially those going extinct. Have a seed bank for such seeds to preserve their genetics and make them available to farmers and crop growers throughout the year.

Microbial testing of agricultural fresh products to facilitate farmers to sell their products in local shops

Research and identify indigenous crops genes, biochemistry, and metabolic pathways to identify other beneficial uses among their common uses.

Contact

nphaikali@gmail.com / 0812923533