Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The West Pokot County administration has embarked on a programme targeting improvement of animal breeds

West Pokot government targets improvement of livestock breeds

West Pokot County government has set out measures to improve breeds and reduce cases of cattle rustling in the region. The County administration has...
Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba said an appeal will be made to President Kenyatta to review the price of a bag of maize, set by the government at Kshs 2,300

Agriculture Ministry urged to avail subsidized fertilizer

Trans Nzoia County Governor Patrick Khaemba has urged Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri to make sure subsidized fertilizer reaches the County as soon as possible...
Some of the dairy cows reared on Matende Holstein farm

IFAD impressed by implementation of its activities in Lugari

As the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) winds up its projects in the country, the acting country programme officer Mr. James Mbwika has...
The chaff cutting machine after it had been delivered to Bendera Self Help Group

Dairy and poultry farmers urged to embrace local animal feeds

Dairy and poultry farmers in Lugari Sub County have been urged to embrace local animal feeds production in a bid to cut down on costs....
Farmers in West Pokot and Trans Nzoia have urged the government to open NCPB buying centres

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...
Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala, Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa and Sports CS Rashid Echesa at the fundraising

Farmers to receive their payments, assures CS Wamalwa

Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa has assured sugarcane and maize farmers that they will get their dues ahead of the Christmas festivities. Speaking in Kakamega...
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....

NSC farmers to receive payments through banks

Nzoia Sugar Company farmers have gotten a relief of how they receive their money after the company initiating a program of paying them through...
Musikari Kombo has encouraged residents of Western Kenya to shift their attention to cash crop farming

Coffee farmers ask for subsidized fertilizers

 Coffee farmers ask for subsidized fertilizers County government of Bungoma has been asked to assist in reviving coffee farming which provides jobs for many of...

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...