Sunday, March 26, 2017
Zacharia Mwaniki an Agriculture Officer inspecting a vegetable farm with Pole Pole members

Good nutrition restores hope to HIV-positive mothers

According to the 2005-2010 Kenyan National HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan, compiled by the Ministry of Health, the government of Kenya identified good nutrition as a...
commercial farming

Agriculture to transform economics in Africa

Agriculture is the backbone of Kenya’s economy, due to its significance in contributing to economic growth. Farmers in Kenya are involved in both small and...
West Pokot governor Simon Kachapin has urged farmers to move from subsistence farming to commercial

Government ramps up efforts to improve food security

The government has allocated Kshs. 38.9 billion shillings to the agriculture sector in the country to improve food security. This is according to the Principal...
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Cane transporters at Nzoia Sugar Company go on strike

Cane transporters in Nzoia Sugar Company have caused delay in the Company’s activities after they stopped ferrying canes in the factory for five days...
Agriculture CS Willy Bett outlines agriculture plans

Government keen to streamline Agriculture sector

Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture Mr. Willy Bett has assured Kenyans that food security in the country is stable and the government is working hard...

Lugari & Likuyani farmers given dairy cows donation

A total of 110 farmers from Likuyani and Lugari Sub Counties received a donation of dairy cows courtesy of the county government of Kakamega...
subsdized fertilizer

Farmers urged to use subsidized fertilizer well

Agricultural officer for Maraka ward Webuye East Costituency Edna Barasa has urged farmers that benefited from the subsidized fertilizer that was offered by the...

Bungoma ASK Show Officially launched

The 2016 Satellite ASK Bungoma agri-business show that is ongoing at the Masinde Muliro stadium in Kanduyi was officially launched on Friday 9th September...
youth

Household enterprise reaping profits in Lugari

Unemployment remains a major challenge that affects youth across Kenya with approximately 800,000 young Kenyans entering the labour market every year. Youth unemployment is estimated to be...
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Mumias sugar to increase cane yields in farms

Mumias Sugar Company has assured farmers of its commitment to ensure it increases cane yields in sugarcane farms. While addressing farmers during the handover of...