Organisation breeds rice for highlands

Farmers in a rice field. AATF has come up with rice that can be grown in highlands. Photo courtesy. Farmers could soon grow rice away from river and lake basins, where...

Fruits buy maize for farmer's family

Keziah Kiorio checking on tamarillo fruits at her home at Tetu, Nyeri County. She does not regret leaving maize growing for tamarillos, which are on constant demand. Photo by Laban...

Intensifying cow peas population increases yields per acre

Farmers attending a field day in Western Kenya are taught in the importance of cow peas. Intensifying the population can increase yields per acre by 144kg. Photo by Mount Kenya...

New Farmpro fodder doubles milk

Farmpro Co-founder Kevin Maingi feeds one of their cows with the fodder on February 17, 2017. The fodder doubles milk production besides reducing the cost of production. Photo by Laban...

Bantams are cheap profitable birds to rear

A bantam cock at the Mombasa International Trade Fair of 2016. Bantams are small but expensive ornamental birds farmers are turning to for more profits. Photo by Laban Robert. Instead of...

Exotic birds are more profitable than chicken

Exotic bird farmer Lucy Ngugi holds guinea fowls. Exotic birds are helping her recover from quail losses because of the good price they fetch. PHOTO BY LABAN ROBERT. After losing more...