Monday, February 18, 2019
Bungoma Deputy Governor Charles Ngome

Bungoma Deputy Governor urges farmers to focus on coffee farming

Bungoma Deputy Governor Charles Ngome has urged farmers in the County to try out diversification and grow coffee, which he said has the best market...
Kakamega Deputy Governor Philip Kutima handing Artificial Insemination(AI) tools to extension officers from the County

Grabbed cattle dip land to be reclaimed-Kakamega Deputy Governor

Kakamega County Deputy Governor Philip Kutima has warned those who grabbed land belonging to cattle dips in the County that they'll soon be taken...
Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba speaking to the press

Governor Khaemba calls for the disbandment of NCPB

Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba has urged the state to disband the current National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) and form another one that...
Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya

Kakamega Governor calls off Mumias Sugar cane farmers’ meeting

The meeting scheduled for tomorrow for Mumias Sugar Company cane farmers has been postponed till when all the cane farmers that are owed by...
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo

West Pokot Governor calls for KVDA to be devolved

West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo has asked the government to fully devolve Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) and agriculture functions to Counties for residents...
Webuye West MP Dan Wanyama speaking at Friends School Makhonge Primary School

Wanyama issues warning to CS Kiunjuri over payment of farmers

Webuye West MP Dan Wanyama has warned Agriculture CS Mwangi Kiunjuri against delaying the sugarcane farmers' payments, even after receiving President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive....
NCPB is set to buy only 400 bags of maize per farmer

Maize farmers in Nandi laud President Kenyatta’s directive

Maize farmers in Nandi County have lauded President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive to the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) to buy maize at a...
Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa. FILE PHOTO

CS Wamalwa calls for unity among Western leaders to tackle farmers’ woes

Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has urged leaders from Western Kenya to unite and look for ways of solving problems facing the region, instead...
Deputy President William Ruto talking to Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba. (PHOTO/DPPS)

Deputy President Ruto urges farmers to embrace diversification

Deputy President William Ruto has said farmers have to be smart and shift their focus from maize farming and focus on crop diversification. Speaking...
15,000 avocado seedlings were issued by the Nandi government to farmers

Nandi government gives out avocado, coffee seedlings in diversification efforts

The Nandi County government through the Ministry of Agriculture which is headed by CEC Kiplimo Lagat has issued avocado seedlings, coffee seeds, tissue-culture banana...