Rise In Chicken Feed Affecting Production

Nakuru County Governor Lee Kinyanjui has expressed concern over high cost of poultry feeds and low egg prices that are hindering poultry farmers from making profit. However, he appealed to…

Nakuru Produces 300 Million Litres Of Milk Annually

Milk production in Nakuru has been rising gradually in the past four years due to adoption of good agricultural practices by small holder farmers and increased investments in milk collection…

Swarm Of Armyworms Wreak Havoc In Nakuru Farms

Swarms of African armyworms have invaded farms in parts of Nakuru County, threatening starvation for humans and livestock. County Agriculture Chief Officer Mr. Kibet Maina indicated the destructive worms had…

Climate Change, Urbanization Affecting Coffee Production In Kiambu

Kiambu Coffee Growers Cooperative Union Director Peter Njogu has decried the current poor state of coffee production in the county. Speaking to KNA, he noted that the biggest hindrance in…

Plans To Cut Fish Imports To Homa Bay Picks

Plans are underway to boost fish production in Homa Bay county to lock out imports from China, Lakes Turkana and Naivasha that flooded the market due to a deficit of…

The government is working on improving dairy cattle breeds for increased milk production through development of a sustainable heifer delivery model that is targeting small holder dairy farmers.

The government is working on improving dairy cattle breeds for increased milk production through development of a sustainable heifer delivery model that is targeting small holder dairy farmers. Through the…

Alarm As Maize Shortage Looms In Nakuru City

There’s a looming maize shortage in Nakuru city and local stockists have raised the alarm over the scarcity of the staple food due to suppressed supplies. The Manager of Menengai…

Fall Armyworm Invasion Affecting Crops In Uasin Gishu

Maize farmers in Uasin Gishu County have been assured of government assistance to contain the spread of fall armyworms (FAW) invasion in the county. Uasin Gishu County Agriculture Executive Committee…

Migori Farmers To Reap Big From Sweet Potatoes Production.

The official opening of Getong’anya Sweet Potatoes processing factory in Kuria region, Migori County early this year has renewed farmers’ hopes for a bright economic future. The plant worth Sh117million…

Meta Returns with Africa Day Campaign

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA — Meta, the company that owns Facebook, is hosting its second annual Africa Day campaign to promote Africans who are making a global impact. The content…

Kenya to host first G25 African Coffee Summit

Meeting to address challenges faced by the continent’s coffee sector Kenya is poised to draw various economic and socio-cultural benefits by hosting the first G25 African Coffee Summit (ACS) starting…

Deputy Directors from Kenyan Ministry of ICT and ICT Authority along with INTERPOL’s Director of Cybercrime to speak at CyFrica 2022

Published by ACN Newswire CyFrica 2022, a two-day cybersecurity conference, will acknowledge the burgeoning state of Africa’s mutli-billion-dollar cybersecurity market, all the while facilitating collaboration between the seeking organizations and…

Kisii Farmers Find Fortunes In Beekeeping

Over the years, beekeeping has been a traditional practice in several parts of Kenya with honey being harvested from log-type hives. However, of late there has been an increase in…

WHO, Gavi not planning COVID vaccine buys from S.Africa’s Aspen

Published by Reuters By Promit Mukherjee and Jennifer Rigby JOHANNESBURG/LONDON (Reuters) -The World Health Organization (WHO) and its COVID-19 vaccine partner Gavi have no immediate plans to buy shots made…