Food: Zambia OKs SA maize.

Position:South African maize import - Brief Article
 
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Previously worried that South African maize might be pest-infected and genetically altered, the Zambian government has given the green light to the importation of 150,000 tons of white maize after a two month hold-up. "We are now on a fast-track programme to bring in the maize," says Zambia Millers' Association secretary, Alan Salaka.

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"A team of Zambia scientific experts was sent to South Africa to check the maize and allowed us to import." A total of 250,000 tons of...

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