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Watermelon makes Kerio farmer village millionaire


After leaving secondary school and lacking fees to continue with his education, Amos Morori had to shelve his ambition of becoming the first engineer from his village.

Watermelon makes Kerio farmer village millionaire

By Fred Kibor | 5 years ago

A happy, juicy and meaty cassava: The test of a genuine farmer

A happy, juicy and meaty cassava: The test of a genuine farmer

Well then, how do you tell a real farmer from a fake? The test of a real farmer is not how many kilos of watermelon or nyanya they can plant. Neither is it the size of acres they can lease in Narok to grow wheat. No. A real farmer is one who can make cassavas happy and sell them to the strict customers of Kisumo.

Oluoch-Madiang’ | 5 years ago

I have no formal education but I earn enough money from my leased farms

Breathtaking acres of rice paddy, lush green fields of tomatoes, green maize and watermelons and innumerable water canals define this farm in Kirinyiga County.

Joseph Muchiri | 5 years ago

Watermelons are hardy, but how can you effectively root out diseases?

Watermelons are generally pretty tough crops, but once in a while they develop problems that seem insurmountable.

George Michaels Mbakahya | 5 years ago