Prosopis juliflora

  • Kefri puts invasive weed to good use

    2 months ago
    The weed, also known as Prosopis juliflora, has colonised critical grazing and farm lands in Baringo, Turkana, Garissa, Tana River and Lamu counties.
  • Mathenge, the rosy side

    3 months ago
    Kenya Forest Research Institute (Kefri) researchers are studying how best to utilise the noxious weed mathenge.
  • Mathenge tree, the weed from hell

    3 months ago
    Prosopis juliflora also known as Mathenge Tress was introduced in Kenya from Brazil in 1973 to combat desertification in arid areas.
  • Address concerns raised on mathenge plant

    4 months ago
    Lack of medical care has exposed victims to excruciating pain, as they watch their bodies rot, but can do nothing about it
  • Kajiado MCAs raise concern over dreaded weed

    1 year ago
    The Sectoral Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, in a report tabled by the Chairman John Wanyoike, is now calling for action and intervention on the fast-spreading weed in the area.