Saturday, June 24, 2017
President Uhuru Kenyatta acknowledges greetings from residents at Endebess

President Kenyatta issues funds to Agricultural Development Corporation

President Uhuru Kenyatta issued a cheque worth Kshs. 200 million to the Agricultural Development Corporation (ADC) to cater for their workers' salaries. The President, who...
The fall army worm has already caused considerable loss to farmers in Kenya

Kenya could incur a heavy loss due to army worm attack

Andrew Tuimur, who is the Principal Secretary of Agriculture in the State Department of Livestock, said Kenya could lose 16 million bags of maize...
US Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec (centre) at Savani in Nandi hills constituency where he had visited cottage industries and purple tea farms

There is a high global demand for Kenya’s purple tea-Ambassador Godec

The United States of America Ambassador to Kenya Robert F. Godec has revealed that purple tea in the global market is in high demand due...
Mr. Teddy Nyanapa, the Farm Africa coordinator , led his team as they educated farmers in Vihiga further on issues dealing with fish farming

Fish farming in Vihiga County picking up

Farm Africa, a non-governmental organization dealing with fish farming in Kenya in conjunction with the Department of Fisheries in the Ministry of Agriculture in...
Outgoing Council of Governors chairman and Meru Governor Peter Munya has noted there has been significant progress in the Health and Agriculture sectors

Former Council of Governors chairman notes significant success of devolution

Council of Governors outgoing chairman and Meru Governor Peter Munya has said devolution has been successful despite significant challenges. While delivering a devolution report...
Agriculture Principal Secretary Richard Lesiyampe

Agriculture PS urges farmers with maize stock to sell to the government

Agriculture Principal Secretary Richard Lesiyampe has urged farmers who have stocks of maize within or outside the country to sell to the government and...
Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett. FILE PHOTO

The regional drought was the main cause of food shortage-Agriculture CS Bett

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett has said that the drought that hit the whole East African region was the major cause that led to...
Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka issuing fertilizer to farmers in the County

Bungoma County government distributes free fertilizer to farmers

As one way of curbing hunger among residents and stabilize the agriculture sector in the County, Bungoma County Government has begun distributing subsidized top dressing...
Philip Amakhetsi the Assistant Director of Agriculture and Vihiga County Women Representative Dorcas Kedogo during the launch

Organic liquid fertilizer plant set up in Vihiga

A self-help group has set up an organic liquid fertilizer plant at Kegoye, Vihiga Sub County in a bid to provide local farmers with...
Busia County Executive Committee Member for Agriculture and Animal Resources Dr Moses Osia (Centre) hands over a Microscope to Teso South Meat Inspector Dr Polycarp  Kundembule

Busia County meat inspectors boosted by newly delivered equipment

  27 meat inspectors drawn from all the seven sub-counties in Busia County have received equipment aimed at improving meat hygiene. Among the equipment includes gumboots, aprons, hats, and...