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Kenya Wants to Revive Its Cotton Industry, But It Won’t be Easy

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Kenya is a country at the crossroads of its own past, present and future. Once a leading producer of seed cotton, the East African republic found its market dominance throttled in the ‘90s after a “structural adjustment program” from the International Monetary Fund, championing free enterprise, opened the spigot of cheap imports. Local farmers couldn’t…

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