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Rice production at Mwea scheme falls to lowest level of 35 tonnes

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Rice production at the Mwea Irrigation Scheme has dropped to its lowest level since establishment in 1956.

Rice production at Mwea scheme falls to lowest level of 35 tonnes

By Munene Kamau | 4 years ago

Floods likely to cause low rice yields at Mwea scheme

Floods likely to cause low rice yields at Mwea scheme

El Nino rains have led to floods in Mwea Irrigation Scheme which may cause low rice yields. The National Irrigation Board Scheme Manager Innocent Ariemba said although harvesting has just began, farmers were not getting the right moisture content.

Kamau Munene | 5 years ago

Sh200 million equipment boost for Kisumu County rice farmers

Rice farming in Kisumu County has received a boost following acquisition of Sh200 million farming equipment to help commercialise the crop.

Hezron Ochiel | 5 years ago

Court sentences three for polluting canals

Three motorcyclists were Monday sentenced to a total of 15 months of community service for washing their bikes in the Mwea irrigation scheme canals.

Munene Kamau | 7 years ago

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