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Drought insurance to minimise herders’ losses


Livestock farmers in seven counties that have been hit the hardest by the ongoing drought are set to cash in on insurance covers they took a year ago.

Drought insurance to minimise herders’ losses

By Otiato Guguyu | 4 years ago

We can bet on research to create wealth

We can bet on research to create wealth

Since independence, it has been hard for farmers to make wealth. Consequently, they are rarely motivated to invest more skill, time and money into their farms.

Mark Oloo | 4 years ago

Prevalence of aflatoxin understated

Aflatoxin may be a technical sounding name but its effects are all over our stores and dinner tables. Since it is a tasteless and odourless poison, aflatoxin has in the past crept into dinner tables unannounced through contaminated grains.

Isaac Kalua | 4 years ago

ILRI report warns country to face milk shortage of 61.3 million litres next year

According to the analysis done by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), supported by USAid, consumption of milk and dairy products rises each day.

Kepher otieno | 5 years ago