Tips from Dr Kiptoo's modern dairy project
By Fred Kibor 20th Feb, 2021
Dr Chris Kiptoo the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment is on a mission to teach village folk modern farming practices.


County revives irrigation schemes at Sh7.9m
By Fred Kibor 25th Nov, 2020
WFP's food systems engineer Stephen Maingi said yesterday the project had started and will be completed within the stipulated timeline.


The scare of sleeping on trees to save harvest
By Fred Kibor 12th Nov, 2020
KWS fencing off game reserve to cut down on rising human-wildlife conflict cases.


FAO cushions locals after locusts invasion
By Fred Kibor 10th Nov, 2020
Residents will receive 5,000 one-month-old improved indigenous chicken while livestock will be dewormed.


County weighs use of technology to harvest and desalinate water
By Fred Kibor 29th Oct, 2020
The region has aquifers discovered almost 10 years ago. They can serve the county for more than seven decades.


Sh18 million for Elgeyo Marakwet farmers
By Fred Kibor 20th Oct, 2020
Farmers in the region have been incurring huge losses due to diseases and the program would offer them a big relief.


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Agriculture CS given a week to formulate plan to reduce cost of animal feed
By Jael Mboga 21st Oct, 2021
Uhuru directed Treasury to allocate Sh1 billion to the Agriculture ministry for the completion of the ongoing targeted interventions.


Farmer ditches tea for avocados
By Nathan Ochunge 19th Oct, 2021
Prices offered by tea companies were demeaning and you had to wait for a long time before getting paid.


Ideal fertiliser for fruits, vegetables
By George Mbakahya 19th Oct, 2021
Sandy soils require more frequent applications and lower amounts of nitrogen and other nutrients than do clay-type soils.


Six tips for limiting antibiotics in birds
By Dr Watson Messo 19th Oct, 2021
Immunization cannot be a substitute for poor biosecurity and sanitation.


Anaplasmosis: disease that destroys red blood cells
By Dr Othieno Joseph 18th Oct, 2021
Anaplasmosis has characteristic postmortem lesions because the disease causes the destruction of red blood cells


Lack of seeds curtail uptake of Bt cotton
By Jennifer Anyango 18th Oct, 2021
In Busia, farmers decried the delay in the supply of the Bt cotton seeds.


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