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Country's Decision or any other Communication (DEC)

last updated: 25 Sep 2023
General Information
Approval of Application for Confined Field Trials to Determine the Performance of Maize with Event MON 89034 (Bt Cry1A.105 and Cry2Ab2 Genes) Against Stemborers and the Fall Armyworm, and Event MON 87460 (CspB GENE) for Drought Tolerance
08 Aug 2023
Subject of the decision, notification, communication or declaration
  • Decision on Contained use of LMOs (Article 6.2)
LMO identification & risk assessment
  • BCH-LMO-SCBD-115277-2 Living Modified Organism MON-8746Ø-4 × MON-89Ø34-3 - TELA® Maize
    Bayer Crop Science Company, African Agricultural Technology Foundation and Institute of Agricultural Research | Resistance to antibiotics (Kanamycin), Resistance to diseases and pests (Insects, Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths)), Selectable marker genes and reporter genes, Tolerance to abiotic stress (Cold / Heat, Drought)
  • BCH-RA-KE-265433-1 Risk Assessment generated by a regulatory process Risk Assessment Report: Application to Conduct a Confined Field Trial to Test Bioengineered Maize Varieties with Event Mon 89034 (Bt Cry1a.105 And Cry2ab2 Genes) Resistance Against Stemborers and the Fall Armyworm and Event Mon 87460 (Cspb Gene) For Drought Tolerance in Kenya
    MON-8746Ø-4 × MON-89Ø34-3 - TELA® Maize | Resistance to diseases and pests, Resistance to antibiotics, Tolerance to abiotic stress, Selectable marker genes and reporter genes
Document on the decision, communication, notification or declaration