Dragon fruit craze: Scam or hot deal
By Gardy Chacha 26th Sep, 2021
The dragon fruit does live to its name. It has a shock effect when you see it for the first time.


How to make 10 times more from five cassava tubers
By Gardy Chacha 01st Aug, 2021
The most readily available cassava value addition strategy for many Kenyan farmers is drying and milling into flour.


How to make 10 times more from five cassava tubers
By Gardy Chacha 01st Aug, 2021
The most readily available cassava value addition strategy for many Kenyan farmers is drying and milling into flour.


Why Livestock Bill was a sting to small beekeepers
By Gardy Chacha 18th Jul, 2021
As the debate rages, there are some farmers who have integrated beekeeping with crop production and results are evident.


How I have built a multi-million beekeeping venture
By Gardy Chacha 01st Jul, 2021
The farm gate price of honey is about Sh500 per kilogramme in Kenya


White gold: Is camel milk the next big thing?
By Gardy Chacha 17th Apr, 2021
Demand for camel milk is driven by the notion that it is healthier than cow milk.


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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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