KALRO warns of bokoboko banana disease

            Farmer displays banana bunch in a market. Millions of banana consumers may face hunger and starvation if Panama wilt is not controlled. Photo: Getty Images. Kenya Agricultural...

Nandi farmers receive Ksh. 2.5 million pesticides to fight a…

Nandi County Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Chief Officer, Willy Too (right) receiving a consignment of Belt pesticides from Ms. Peris Sang of Bayer East Africa Ltd. Small scale farmers in Nandi...

Farmers using diatomite for pest control

       Diatomite. It can also be used as a natural preservative for protecting stored grains. Photo:  As farmers grapple with voracious pests in farms and stores, new pest control methods are...

Fact sheet on controlling Maize smut disease

                                Maize smut infection causes the corn kernels to swell up into tumor-like galls (Pic: Courtesy) Smut is a maize disease that is caused by the pathogenic fungus Ustillago maydis...

Agro firm unveils poultry’s I-2 ND Vaccine

Farmers admitting I-2 ND Vaccine to a chicken. It is the only intervention that protects chicken from Newcastle disease. Photo: galvmed.org Kenyan poultry farmers are set to benefit from I-2 ND Vaccine that will...

ICIPE recognized as a global hub for bee health expertise

International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) headquarters at Duduville Campus. ICIPE to provide bee health expertise internationally too. The International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) has been...