Thursday, April 27, 2017

Counties urged to support fight against lethal worm affecting maize

TRANS NZOIA COUNTY. As farmers across the country continue with the planting season, devolved governments have been urged to join in the fight against...
National Treasury CS Henry Rotich said the Agriculture Sector will benefit from the 2017/2018 budget allocation

Government sets aside funds to cater for subsidized fertilizer,irrigation

National Treasury CS Henry Rotich outlined that two main sectors diversified under devolution will benefit from the 2017/2018 Budget allocation. The Cabinet Secretary noted the importance...
Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya addressing residents in a past function

Kshs 12 billion is needed to stabilize Mumias Sugar, says Oparanya

Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has reiterated that Kshs 1 billion isn't enough to fully stabilize Mumias Sugar Company. The Governor recalled how he informed...
Kapenguria MP Samuel Moroto and West Pokot Women Representative Regina Nyeris

Leaders urge farmers to embrace artificial insemination

Leaders in West Pokot County have urged the County and National Government to facilitate the provision of Artificial Insemination (AI) in the area to...

Striking workers, paralyze Chemartim tea company operations

Operations at Chemartim tea company has been paralyzed due to workers strike, which has entered its third day today, Tuesday 28th March 2017. Speaking to...
Busia Western Deluxe Maize Millers which was opened by  Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong 

Maize Milling plant in Busia hit by maize shortage

A maize milling plant in Busia has been hit by maize shortage forcing it to operate at half capacity. Western Deluxe Maize Millers can crash 800...
Matulo Ward Administrator Mrs Simuli assists a resident to carry the fertilizer

Matulo Ward administrator urges farmers not to sell fertilizer

Farmers from Matulo ward in Webuye West Constituency have lauded the county government of Bungoma for supplying subsidized fertilizer and maize seeds during this...

Farmers in Vihiga to get subsidized fertilizer

Farmers in Vihiga County have received a reprieve after the county procured subsidized fertilizer worth Kshs 40 million which will be distributed next week....
Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and Nangina MCA John Obwogo inspect farms ravaged by floods

Busia governor wants government to help solve flooding menace

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong wants President Uhuru Kenyatta and the national government to intervene and to help solve the flooding menace in Samia Sub County...
Andrew Egalla in a bean farm

Farmers urged to take advantage of mobile technology

Farmers have been urged to take advantage of the mobile technology revolution sweeping across the country to improve their agricultural productivity and marketing of...