Fishermen seek payout in Sh84 billion Mombasa bridge project
By Philip Mwakio 30th Jul, 2021
The construction of 1.4km bridge was expected to start in June but it was delayed because the government had not identified the firm.


Cotton farmers in Lamu cry out for government help
By Philip Mwakio 12th Jul, 2021
Cotton farmers in Lamu County want the national and county government to actualise the revitalisation of cotton growing


Cane farmers laud move to raise price of produce
By Philip Mwakio 06th Apr, 2021
Mr Munya directed millers to adhere to the new prices while paying farmers.


Sh7.5m Hola mango plant ready for commissioning
By Philip Mwakio 10th Dec, 2020
The factory plant was set up and would be operated by the Coast Development Authority (CDA).


Kalro equips cassava farmers with value addition techniques
By Philip Mwakio 17th Oct, 2020
cassava is an important source of dietary energy for more than 500 million people in developing countries.


Coast Development Authority injects Sh22m in Kilifi's Chakama irrigation project
By Philip Mwakio 01st Sep, 2020
The MD said the project seeks to improve food security through promotion of irrigation farming among smallholder farmers


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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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