Sunday, March 26, 2017
Some of the leaders after the meeting with, where the PS, Livestock Andrew Tuimur addressed the press

Kenya, Uganda to join hands in livestock vaccination project

Kenya and Uganda will join efforts to vaccinate animals as a measure of containing the rampant foot and mouth disease and other contagious infections...
Mr Nahashon Ongole a maize farmer who is a member of the CGA addressing the press in Likuyani Sub County

Maize farmers accuse NEMA over delay of new seed variety

Grain farmers in Western region want the government to fast track biotechnological research and release of a new maize seed variety into the market...
Busia County government has donated dairy animals to farmers in the county

Busia County government donates dairy animals, goats to farmers

Busia County Government has donated 35 dairy animals and 3,000 goats to farmers across the County to enable them to live better lives. Addressing farmers during the hand-over ceremony at...
Leaders when they visited Galana-Kulalu irrigation project to assess its impact in the society

Maize production at Galana Kulalu scheme shoots up

Maize production from the Galana-Kulalu irrigation project is now five times the current national average, highlighting the country's capacity to address maize shortage and...
Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong addressing farmers outside the county offices

Agriculture CS to open LARASE Conference in Busia

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett will open the Lake Region Agribusiness Summit and Expo (LARASE) at the Busia Agricultural Training Centre today. Busia County Executive Committee Member...

Misikhu-Brigadier road tarmacking launched

  After decades of suffering from the effects of the poor road network, residents of Webuye east and Tongaren constituency will be relieved after the...
Mumias Sugar Company

Agriculture parliamentary select committee in Mumias

Farmers have been urged by Kakamega County Deputy Commissioner Philip Soi to stop pointing accusing fingers and playing blame games when it comes to...
Parliamentary Select Committee on Agriculture aren't satisfied with the state of Mumias Sugar Company

Committee expresses disappointment with Mumias Sugar

The parliamentary select committee on agriculture has disclosed that Mumias Sugar Company shouldn't receive any more funds for its revival unless they present their books...
NCPB will only purchase maize from registered farmers

NCPB to purchase maize from registered farmers only

In a bid to weed out middlemen who have infiltrated the agriculture sector, the Ministry of agriculture is set to start vetting maize farmers...
Introducing courses in universities dealing with coffee farming will be very beneficial

Government urged to introduce Coffee courses in faculties

The Agriculture department is supposed to introduce courses related to coffee farming in universities in Western region as one way of boosting coffee farming...