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...

Dual purpose brown chicken gives farmer close to 300 eggs ye…

Brown egg layers in a lawn. Nyeri County farmer Nixon Muchiri is getting mover than 250 eggs per year from brown layers dual purpose chicken. PHOTO BY WHITEHURST HERITAGE FARMS. Poultry...

Arid tagasaste shrub offers livestock fodder for 30 years

Goats foraging on shrubs in the forest. Tagasaste shrub offers livestock between 20 per cent and 30 per cent crude proteins. PHOTO BY GALLIFFREY FOReST FARM Farmers growing tagasaste can feed...

Demand for passion fruit opens new frontier for coffee farme…

Nyangaresi Nyamira turns passion fruit bushes at James Kiriago's farm at Magwagwa, Nyamira County on August 14, 2016. Kiriago is making more money from the passion fruits unlike the coffee...