Government ups fight with KTDA bosses
By Awal Mohammed 20th Apr, 2021
Agriculture CS says the State will ensure tea farmers get their fair share of the crop and do away with middlemen who have infiltrated the sector.


Locust invasion now under control — CS Munya
By Awal Mohammed 22nd Jan, 2021
Fifteen counties have reported increasing swarms with the government soon to run out of pesticides.


Coronavirus cuts flower exports by 20 per cent
By Awal Mohammed 05th Nov, 2020
The dip follows Western countries’ restriction to fight second wave of Covid-19 infections.


State bets on newly formed council to avert farm losses
By Awal Mohammed 29th Oct, 2020
Crop Development and Agricultural Research Principal Secretary Hamadi Boga yesterday lauded the Act as the antidote for post-harvest losses.


Sh600m European Union boost for farmers
By Awal Mohammed 17th Sep, 2020
This is in addition to some Sh3 billion that the trade bloc had committed earlier, targeting the Kenya cereals enhancement programme.


Production fails to meet swelling demand for fish
By Awal Mohammed 13th Sep, 2020
IFAD injected Sh6.8 billion to help small-scale farmers in pond construction and purchasing of fish feed in 15 counties.


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By Stanley Ongwae 12th May, 2021
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Pesticides residue problem must be tackled head on
By Peter Muiruri 12th May, 2021
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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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