Accountant’s job or pepino melons; melons earn more

Nyeri farmer Wilson Ndung’u is earning Sh120, 000 per month from the sale of pepino melon fruits which mature after 75 days. Ndung’u harvests approximately 1200kg of the fruits from...

Creeping legumes triples milk yields in the coastal region

Smallholder farmers in the coastal region of Kenya can triple milk yields from five to fifteen liters per cow by feeding their cows on creeping legumes such as clitoria and...

Farmers to start planting new rice variety early next year

    The new rice variety to be availed soon will save the country Sh7bn used in importing rice from other countries to bridge deficit gap. A new variety of rice is...

Nyamira farmers training on fall army worm control set for D…

  Smallholder farmers in Nyamira County are set to benefit from a free farmers training on fall armyworm (FAW) control that is set to take place on December 19th at Ronald...

Modern beehives double honey yields for farmers

Smallholder farmers can double their honey yields from 10kgs to 20kgs by adopting the use of modern beehives such as the Langstroth hive system which ensure easy harvesting. According to the...

Kakamega farmer: I make Sh90,000 per week from my indigenous…

A project to promote indigenous chicken in 2011 proved to be a turning point for Mary Muhatia, a widow from Kakamega County. The project which was initiated by the Kenya...