Why maize farming is a bitter pill in North Rift
By Titus Too 21st Apr, 2021
Lack of fertiliser subsidy could push maize production costs to Sh3,200 per 90kg bag this year.


How foreign investor tapped gold with hay baling
By Titus Too 02nd Apr, 2021
According to De Jong, the right variety of crop must be chosen for quality feeds.


How young graduate outwitted brokers to run thriving hatchery
By Titus Too 13th Mar, 2021
She has gradually grown her improved kienyeji chicken farm from the initial parent stock of 200 birds to more than 2,000 with a solid market.


MPs urged to back proposed tea law
By Titus Too 03rd Jun, 2020
They said most clauses in The Crops (Tea Industry) Regulations 2020 were favourable to both small- and large-scale producers.


Groups eye nutritious, cash-minting food crops
By Titus Too 23rd May, 2020
Farmers get starter root stock seeds for crops such as sweet potatoes, arrow roots, pumpkins, beetroots, and carrots that mature within three months.


Sh400 million factory boost for farmers
By Titus Too 25th Mar, 2020
A Sh400 million milk processing facility in Nandi County could help restore hope in farmers who have struggled with low prices for long.


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I overcame market stress to build poultry business
By Erastus Mulwa 14th May, 2021
Machakos woman rears chicken for commercial purposes after quitting maize farming


How ex-banker is making killing from ornamental birds
By Muriithi Mugo 12th May, 2021
Peter Musyoka stopped working at a bank and took up ornamental bird rearing which cost Sh60,000 each.


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


Pesticides residue problem must be tackled head on
By Peter Muiruri 12th May, 2021
The key destinations taking over 60 per cent of Kenyan products are European Union and the United Kingdom


Lessons from organic farmers who dared to dream big
By Peter Muiruri 12th May, 2021
The global market for organic food is estimated to be worth $100 billion.


I made my first million shillings from pigs
By Jayne Rose Gacheri 12th May, 2021
Pigs are easy to manage because they are less susceptible to diseases


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