Sunday, October 22, 2017

Lugari residents to benefit from water project

Ministry of Water and Irrigation has launched a project aimed at ensuring residents of Lugari and Chekalini wards in Lugari Sub County get sufficient...
Vihiga Governor Dr. Wilber Otichilo (right) at the County Assembly Chambers before addressing the assembly

Embrace agribusiness, Governor Otichilo urges Vihiga residents

Vihiga Governor Dr. Wilber Otichilo has said his government is going to place more focus on agriculture to increase food security in the area....
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo has pledged his support for the project

Irrigation project to be initiated in Serbit in West Pokot

Residents of Serbit area in Pokot South Sub County, West Pokot County, are set to benefit from an irrigation program funded by African Development...
Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett (centre) commended the EU for their contribution to the cassava project

Busia among six Counties set to benefit from Cassava project

Over 140,000 people in Kenya, 60% of them women, are set to benefit from a five-year EU-funded programme, focused on strengthening the quantity, quality...
Busia CEC for Agriculture Dr Moses Osia, Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and Chief Officer for Agriculture Richard Achiambo at Ikapolok in Malaba

Cassava factory equipment arrives in Busia

The equipment for the Cassava factory at Simba Chai in Teso South Sub County has arrived in Busia and will be assembled by the end of July, County Executive...
Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya giving coffee seedlings to farmers

Likuyani residents advised to embrace coffee farming

The County Government of Kakamega has promised to revive coffee farming in Likuyani Sub County to help enrich farmers as well as increase the...
Some of the farmers at the Chekalini cattle dip

Toxic plunge dip causes cattle deaths in Chekalini

Livestock keepers from Chekalini in Lugari Sub County are counting losses following the death of their cattle that died after being plunged in the Chekalini...
Maize that has been affected by Aflatoxin

Farmers warned against effects of aflatoxin

As the harvesting season approaches in most parts of the country, farmers have been advised to enhance proper post harvest handling and use appropriate storage...
Livestock Principal Secretary Dr Andrew Tuimur at the Nandi County head offices handing over the pesticides

Government dispatches army worm pesticides in Nandi

Livestock Principal Secretary Dr. Andrew Tuimur has dispatched pesticides to combat the army worm infestation in Nandi County. While addressing farmers at the Nandi County...
County Executive Member in the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Cooperatives Nixon Amendi (second right) being shown some of the machines at the exhibition where farmers benefited

Kenya Seed Company trains Vihiga farmers

Farmers in Vihiga County got a chance to learn the skills necessary for practising good farming that paves way for an improved harvest and...