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State to step up production of maize


Cabinet approves purchase of two million bags of maize from local farmers at Sh2300 apiece; growers want to sell at Sh3200.

State to step up production of maize

By Antony Gitonga | 2 years ago

Maize production rises by 1.7m bags

Maize production rises by 1.7m bags

The introduction of lime-treated mavuno fertilisers has led to an increase in maize yields by 1.7 million bags.

Wilberforce Netya | 5 years ago

Want better returns from your grains this year? Try seed maize farming

Over the past three years, maize farmers in the North Rift have been taking to the streets every harvest season to protest low prices and delayed opening of NCPB depots.

Michael Ollinga | 5 years ago

Precision agriculture for Africa’s food security

JKUAT will leverage strategic partnerships to promote sustainable farming technologies not only in Kenya but also in the region.

Adhere Cavince | 2 years ago