Indonesian Farmers Embrace GMO Corn Seeds for Enhanced Herbicide Adaptability
Maize (Corn) Seed
Market & Price Trends
Published Sep 7, 2023
Indonesian farmers are gradually embracing GMO corn seeds, with approval granted to two multinational seed companies for commercialization by Indonesian agricultural authorities. These GMO seeds demonstrate increased herbicide adaptability, resulting in more efficient and cost-effective chemical usage, as indicated by successful trial plantings conducted by farmers in the Nusa Tenggara region in 2023.