Personalized SMS advice to make smart farming decisions

Smallholder farmers can get real-time information within three minutes by using Ujuzikilimo, an interactive short message service which allows farmers to get personalized weather updates, crop management and market information. It...

Potato seed multiplication earns farmer good cash

  Elisha Lang’at, a Bomet County farmer is earning Sh67, 500 every season from selling harvested potatoes as seeds to his counterparts at a time when the area is experiencing a...

Banana fibre turn the tide for an entrepreneur in Kirinyaga …

  Zola Madaga showcasing ICOSEED products during the Nairobi International Trade Fair, October 2017. Integrated Community Organization for Sustainable Empowerment and Education for Development (ICOSEED) is turning banana pseudo stems into fibre...

Shortage of potato seeds slows production in Bomet

    Bomet Potato farmer. In the quest to quench the thirst of shortage of quality potato seed in Bomet County, the USAID funded Kenya Agricultural Value Chains Enterprises Project working with Deepa...

USAID funds automated air drier to boost factory’s processin…

In the middle of a dry village in Kajuki, Tharaka Nithi County, a growing fruit and vegetable processing factory is proving Kenya can add value to fresh produce, increase farmer’s...

Proper banana farming management has good returns

                           In 2013, Jastus Nyambane Ongeri, cleared all is banana plantation from his half an acre farm as a way of getting...