Smart Harvest

Hungry man killed for stealing maize as Unga crisis continues
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?A man was beaten to death on Monday after he was accused of stealing maize from a neighbour's farm.

Farmers using ash and sand to tame army worms spread
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A section of farmers in Nakuru have resorted to traditional methods of dealing with army worms, a deadly pest that has invaded large swathes of land, causing devastation to farmers.

Crisis as fall armyworms attack large seed farms
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The fall army worm is deadly with the potential of destroying a whole farm in a very short time.

Meru farmers urged to embrace technology
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Speaking at the official opening of the Meru ASK show, Mukaria said the 2017 theme is promoting innovation and technology in agriculture and trade.

Fall army worms invade crops in Central Kenya
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Farmers worried as army worm invade crops in Central Kenya

Black Soldier Fly: Insect that turns farm waste into rich animal feed
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This study involves the use of larvae of an insect known as Black Soldier Fly (BSF) which would potentially substitute ingredients used as sources of protein and energy in feeds.

Rare farm where Adam’s apple grows
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The 150-acre Munglu Echo farm and Conservancy is not only home to fascinating plant species, but also a haven to more than 20 species of birds, mammals and snakes of all kinds making it an excellent tourist attraction

I make chemical-free animal feed from water hyacinth
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Young researcher uses a rigorous cleansing and drying process to come up with nutritious livestock meal

Black Soldier Fly: Insect that can turn farm waste into rich animal feed
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A top international research centre in Kenya has been conducting a study on an insect that may change the fortunes of fish and poultry farmers by significantly reducing the cost of feeds.

I researched for seven months before I started farming
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When Kevin Nguyo graduated from college, he started looking for a job and he was not lucky.

State cuts sugar prices to stop political rhetoric
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The Government has announced a reduction of sugar and milk prices as it attempts to push back the rising cost of basic food items.

Government cracks down on retailers hiking flour prices
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Joseph Gachoka Kariuki, the proprietor of DNN Supermarket, was arrested on June 4 for selling a 2kg packet of flour at Sh100 instead of the recommended Sh90.

Elgon Kenya awarded region’s superbrand status
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: Leading agro input company Elgon Kenya has been awarded the 2017-2018 Superbrands East Africa status becoming the first agro input company in the region, in a development that demonstrates the company’s growing commitment to transforming lives and farms through people oriented innovations.

Nairobians devise tricks to access low-cost maize flour
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Nairobi residents continue to endure the struggles of accessing the low-cost maize flour as buying this staple commodity turns into a battle of sorts.

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