Monday, September 25, 2017
cane

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...
Participatory Ecological Land Use Management (PELUM) Zonal Coordinator, Western Zone, Sarah Marango in Busia 

Busia farmers urged to embrace the use of organic products

Farmers in Busia County have been urged to embrace the use of organic products to control Fall Armyworms which have invaded maize farms in Western, North and South Rift regions...
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...
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...
Mumias Sugar Company Board Chairman Dan Ameyo is set to retire

Farmers urged to stop selling immature cane

The chairman of Mumias Sugar Company has urged farmers to stop selling their sugarcane before it matures. Speaking while at the company’s premises Ameyo said...
dairy processing plant

Dairy plant opened at Bukura Agricultural College

Dairy plant opened at Bukura Agricultural College The dairy sector in the former western province is likely to boost following an official launch of a...
Fish farming yields showcased

Farmers urged to embrace fish farming

Mumias West residents have been urged to practice fish farming as a commercial project that will help in the creation of job opportunities amongst themselves....
farming technology

Western upholding farming through technology

Kwisero, Kakamega County; Farmers have been urged to practice modern fish farming as one way of uplifting the economy and make their life easy. Speaking...
Coffee farmers in Bungoma have called on the county government to provide subsidized fertilizer

County government urged to provide subsidized fertilizer

Bungoma County Government has been urged to set aside money in its budget allocation that will be used to purchase subsidized fertilizer for coffee...

IFAD give Kenya 17M US dollars towards dairy

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has set aside 17million US dollars  towards up scaling of programmes under Smallholder Dairy Commercialization Project (SDCP)...