Why more farmers in Nyanza are taking up pig farming
By Kepher Otieno 24th May, 2021
Siaya county farmers venture into pig farming to meet the growing demand for pork.


Dairy offers potato farmers new lifeline
By Kepher Otieno 03rd May, 2021
Other than offering farmers a ready market, the dairy also gives better prices.


Cane farmers laud proposal to waive Sh62 billion debt
By Kepher Otieno 05th Jul, 2020
Last month, Agriculture Cabinet Secretary announced that the State will waive the historical debts to save the sugar companies from collapse.


Over 22,000 farmers to benefit from Sh585m World Bank grant
By Kepher Otieno 10th Jun, 2020
The funding aims to boost food security in the region during and after the Covid-19 pandemic.


State gazettes registration rules for farmers’ associations
By Kepher Otieno 10th Jun, 2020
New rules will see out-growers negotiate better terms of supply of sugarcane to the millers.


Rice farmers stare at empty fields as drought bites
By Kepher Otieno 04th Apr, 2021
Dry spell hits a thousand hectares of Nyando rice field


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By Dr Watson Messo 15th Jun, 2021
The birds which are laying must be sexually mature and have attained the correct body weight and size for egg production


Secrets for bumper tomato harvest
By George Mbakaya 15th Jun, 2021
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Mechanisation helps farmers reduce losses
By Mactilda Mbenywe 15th Jun, 2021
The machine has been developed over time with technicians taking three months to make it suitable for the terrain in the region.


2021/22 Budget: Sh60 billion boost for food security, nutrition
By Jael Mboga 10th Jun, 2021
In the past two decades, Kenya’s position as a regional hub in global trade has led to diversification


State and NGO to exploit fishing at Lake Turkana
By Antony Gitonga 10th Jun, 2021
Lake Turkana has a potential of 35,000 metric tonnes but only five metric tonnes are achieved every year


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