To stop Newcastle disease in chicken, vaccinate your flock

Newcastle disease is the major cause of death among local chicken killing about 90 per cent of the affected birds. According to the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO) Newcastle...

How to control blossom end rot in tomatoes

According to a research done by the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Organization (KALRO), tomato farmers can control blossom end rot in their crops by carrying out soil analysis annually to...

Why Coastal farmers should store grains in airtight containe…

Coastal farmers intending to avoid storage losses should store their grains in air tight containers as opposed to the normal storage bags. According to the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research...

Alfasafe protects your maize from deadly aflatoxin

Aflasafe is a 100% natural product for controlling poisonous Aspergilus flavus (A flavus) in food crops, including maize. According to Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Organization crops researcher Eliud Njoroge, Aflasafe...

Maize Storage Quality controls for food safety

Opinion by Titus Kisangau, Program Officer - Communications at Eastern Africa Grain Council For a country to be termed as food secure, all people at all times need to have access, not...

Farmers advised to use Clean, Natural Organic Humix Soil in …

Boniface Odour, a greenhouse expert at Newscape Agro Systems Ltd demonstrating the use of Humix in a greenhouse at the 2017 Nairobi International Trade Fair. PHOTO/JAPHET RUTO Smallholder farmers are advised...