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Cattle herders enjoy sweetness of cane farming

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From livestock keepers to sugarcane farmers: the story of Trans Mara herders turned sugarcane farmers

Cattle herders enjoy sweetness of cane farming

By Stephen Mkawale | 2 years ago

Want healthy herd? Keep them far from swamps

Want healthy herd? Keep them far from swamps

Last week, I went to Rift Valley and made an interesting observation on the grazing behaviour of many livestock farmers. Due to the drought conditions and feed scarcity, they are allowing their cattle to feed near swamps.

Dr Othieno Joseph | 4 years ago

That Difficult Decision for a Farmer –"Getting Rid of a Dairy Animal"

There comes a time when a farmer has to get rid of an otherwise productive dairy animal. It is a difficult decision but there are health conditions that dictate you get rid of a dairy animal through safe disposal or at a throw away price.

Dr Othieno Joseph | 4 years ago

My cow has developed habit of ‘hiding’ milk

Majority of Kenyans travel to their upcountry home every festive season. Christmas to many of them is not Christmas if it is not celebrated in the village.

Othieno Joseph | 4 years ago

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