Chai Sacco posts 10pc growth
By Wainaina Wambu 23rd Mar, 2021
The society’s membership grew 3.6 per cent in 2020 to 32,388.

KTDA raises key concerns over new Tea Act
By Wainaina Wambu 10th Jan, 2021
The Act aims to improve the management of the 69 tea factories owned by small-holder farmers in 21 counties.

Senate passes radical Tea Bill
By Wainaina Wambu 22nd Dec, 2020
This means tea auction management, buyers and brokers pay farmers within 14 days of the sale.

Brewer ups barley, sorghum demand after bars reopen
By Wainaina Wambu 19th Nov, 2020
This follows the reopening of bars, pubs and restaurants after the government eased restrictions meant to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Governors take CS Munya’s tea rules battle to the courts
By Wainaina Wambu 06th Oct, 2020
The Council of Governors (CoG) yesterday resolved to move to court to challenge the regulations

Maize farmers set to benefit from Sh102 million fertiliser
By Wainaina Wambu 26th Sep, 2020
The initiative is dubbed ‘Action Africa - Thriving Farms, Thriving Lives,’ championed by global fertiliser firm, Yara International.


Mumias receiver manager risks jail term for ignoring summons
By Nathan Ochunge 26th Sep, 2021
Rao has failed to honour at least three summonses by the Senate Committee on Agriculture

Dragon fruit craze: Scam or hot deal
By Gardy Chacha 26th Sep, 2021
The dragon fruit does live to its name. It has a shock effect when you see it for the first time.

Tana Delta restoration project targets farmers
By Caroline Chebet 26th Sep, 2021
The delta that spreads across over 130,000 hectares, covering over 90 per cent of Tana River County and Lamu counties,

Why you should not wash eggs
By Jael Mboga 26th Sep, 2021
Professionals now state that it is both unnecessary and wrong to wash the egg before cooking it.

Why the price of Omena has shot up
By Isaiah Gwengi 26th Sep, 2021
The price of omena has gone up because of its demand in making animal feed

Smallholder farmers to benefit from soil testing service
By Jennifer Anyango 26th Sep, 2021
Small scale farmers are set to benefit from a simple, innovative and low-cost soil testing platform.