Development of livestock for livelihoods project to ease demand for animal products
By Sponsored Content 29th Apr, 2021
The project is contributing to the realization of the four objectives of the Livestock Development Strategy for Africa

New Animal Health strategy to propel Africa’s world animal resource economy
By Sponsored Content 27th Apr, 2021
The strategy was approved by the Heads of States summit in February 2020 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

How Grekkon Limited is making innovative irrigation systems accessible to smallholder farmers
By Sponsored Content 09th Mar, 2021
Grekkon Limited is reputed as the pioneer of rain hose irrigation systems in Kenya. In the quest for innovative solutions for Kenya's smallholder farm

Good egg production (18-90 Weeks) in commercial layer birds
By Sponsored Content 19th Jan, 2021
Good quality egg will mean different things to different people chiefly driven by consumer preferences.

Achieving 18 weeks point of lay (pol) in commercial layer birds
By Sponsored Content 12th Jan, 2021
Proper feeding regime for a layer bird therefore contributes to a better performing flock.

The adaptable kienyeji birds on a 3-phase feeding diet
Feed introduction through the different stages should be gradual and done within a period of 3-days.


We need to humanise climate change issues
By Dr John Kakonge 23rd Sep, 2021
Traditional knowledge must also be brought into the climate change debate. For some time, this area has been marginalised, if not ignored.

Drought-hit counties receive livestock feeds to cope
By Jeniffer Anyango 22nd Sep, 2021
State reports show that 10 counties are in the alarm stage and require urgent support and around 2.1 million people are in acute food insecurity.

Agricultural subsidies lead to climate change and poor health, UN report warns
By Peter Muiruri 22nd Sep, 2021
A new multi-agency report has found that current support to farmers worldwide includes measures harmful to nature and people’s health.

Diseases affecting cows reproductive parts
By Dr Othieno Joseph 20th Sep, 2021
Human beings are affected by drinking unpasteurised milk and other milk products from infected cows

How to make more cash with goodies from peanuts
By Jennifer Anyango 19th Sep, 2021
Farmers can diversify and make more money from peanuts

How to manage East Coast Fever
By Dr Othieno Joseph 19th Sep, 2021
East Coast Fever abbreviated as ECF is a tick-borne disease of cattle.