Nyeri County to benefit from potato propagation project

Nyeri County to benefit from potato propagation project

Nyeri County is among six other counties in the country set to benefit from a potato seed propagation project aimed at increasing the acreage under the crop. The six will receive 25 tons of potato...
Demand for tree seedlings in Nakuru County sky rockets

Demand for tree seedlings in Nakuru County sky rockets

Tree seedling sellers in Nakuru town are doing brisk business due to the high demand for seedlings from wananchi, following the ongoing rain season.  Julius Mogaka one of the seedling sellers said he cannot remember...
World Bank launches global analysis of climate-smart agriculture in 33 countries

Agriculture set to be made cool again

The recently launched AgriBiz programme by the European Union (EU), Danida, FAO, African Development Bank, Africa Guarantee Fund and the Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) is now set to roll out after the latter...
Small scale farmers urged to adopt mechanized farming

Small scale farmers urged to adopt mechanized farming

The County Government of Nakuru has launched a project to promote adoption of technology and mechanized farming among smallholder farmers to boost production and quality of their produce. County Executive Committee Member for Agriculture Dr...

Female journalists asked to report on climate change

Moroccan Minister for Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Living Abroad, Nasser Bourita is appealing to African women journalists to push the agenda for environmental conservation. Speaking at a meeting of over 300 female journalists...

Uhuru: BREXIT is good for better Kenya-UK trade ties

President Uhuru Kenyatta says BREXIT presents an opportunity for Kenya and the UK to forge deeper trade ties as he pitched for private sector support to accelerate delivery of the Big 4 Agenda projects. President...

CS Wamalwa: Recommendations to save sugar sector to be implemented

Devolution Cabinet Secretary, Eugene Wamalwa, has said president Uhuru Kenyatta has received a report on the task force which was mandated to seek for ways of addressing challenges facing the sugar cane sector in...
Agricultural officers trained in renewed fight against desert locusts

Government deploys experts to contain locust invasion

The government has stepped up efforts to mitigate the desert locust invasion that has affected eight counties. In a statement, Government Spokesman Col(Rtd) Cyrus Oguna said the infestation has caused serious damage to vegetation...
Only registered coffee farmers stand to benefit from Ksh 3B fund

Only registered coffee farmers stand to benefit from Ksh 3B fund

Only coffee farmers registered in a cooperative union or affiliated to the New Kenya Planters Cooperative union will benefit from the Ksh 3billion coffee Cherry Advance Revolving Fund. According to the fund's regulations published...

Tea farmers welcome president’s directives to revive tea sector

Tea sector stakeholders have welcomed President Kenyatta’s policy directives targeting the tea sector in the country. The stakeholders expressed their optimism about the gazettement of the Tea Regulations 2019, the establishment of the Green Leaf...
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