Traders’ pricing sound the death knell for farmers’ income

John Mbugua is a farmer in the Kinale area in Kiambu district. It is Thursday morning and he has delivered 300 cabbages from his quarter -acre plot to soko mjinga market along the Nairobi Naivasha highway.

The scenario looks promising in terms of business. The market is full of activities, [...]

farmbiz

Latest News

SACCOs behind Nyeri’s farming boom
Harrison Agundo for Farmbizafrica

Mzee Zacharia Kanyotu is a small scale farmer whose life has greatly improved thanks to loans he received from the Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies (Saccos). "If it was not for the loans we re [ ... ]

Former pilot finds millions in birds
Julius Omondi for Farmbizafrica

A former Ugandan pilot’s decision to turn to poultry farming has paid off with his 6700 birds now worth Ksh10million, a venture that has caught the youths’ eyes and turned him into a mentor who is [ ... ]

Scientists mull insect based animal feeds to tame cost
Julius Omondi for Farmbizafrica

Scientists are exploring ways of introducing low cost insect based livestock feeds with over 500 species being studied following unprecedented rise in animal feeds especially poultry which have taken  [ ... ]

© Farmbiz Africa. 2014. All Rights Reserved.