How school saves Sh1m per term from farming
By Stanley Ongwae 31st Aug, 2021
Even though vegetable farming is solely rain-fed, when rains fail, they switch to irrigation.


How school saves Sh1m per term from farming
By Stanley Ongwae 31st Aug, 2021
Even though vegetable farming is solely rain-fed, when rains fail, they switch to irrigation.


New banana export market excites farmers
By Stanley Ongwae 12th May, 2021
Banana farmers from Nyamira and Kisii counties look forward to reaping profits from new export market


Why new bean variety is selling like hot cake
By Stanley Ongwae 28th Feb, 2021
From an acre, Asumeri harvested eight to 10 sacks, unlike with the normal bean varieties which used to give him three bags per acre.


Kenya Prisons to boost avocado trade
By Stanley Ongwae 15th Dec, 2020
The Nyamira prison will on its own plant more than 20,000 avocados on its 20 acres of land.


Coffee farmers lose millions in dubious dealings, CS admits
By Stanley Ongwae 04th Oct, 2020
The highest grade of coffee (A) fetches between Sh70 and Sh100 while grade C fetches up to a low of Sh20 per kilo.


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