Complete step-by-step guide to successful bean farming
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 04th Mar, 2021
There are numerous bean varieties. Between 2008 and 2018 around 33 new varieties were released


KALRO – Standard Media Group launch strategic partnership
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 18th Jun, 2020
Standard Media group through FarmKenya have launched a strategic partnership with Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO).


How to get rid of weeds in your farm
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 14th Jun, 2020
Weeds tend to outgrow and choke crops in the farm hence affect the productivity of the crops. Volunteer crops are also termed as weeds.


How to maintain healthy soils
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 09th Jun, 2020
Overfertilization over time has more adverse effects to the productivity and health of a soil.


Integrated pest management for maize
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 08th May, 2020
Understanding what a pest feeds on will help in controlling their numbers by removing their food sources causing them to starve.


Types of fertilizers and their deficiency symptoms in maize
By Njoki Thuo – Mwakughu 16th Apr, 2020


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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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