Rearing ornamental birds on partial free range is cheaper an…

  Ornamental birds farmer, Lucy Ngugi, inspects duck and guinea fowl eggs being incubated by a turkey at her farm in Kiambu County. She uses turkeys to hatch guinea fowl eggs. PHOTO BY...

Quality seeds and ready market gives hope for Kitui ‘ndengu’…

  The N26 green gram variety. A farmer from Kasiokoni area in Kitui is hoping to increase his green gram yields from 500kgs per season to 900kgs thanks to the N26 green...

Nandi farmer increases milk yields fourfold with silage tech…

Cyrus Kitur, a farmer at Kabiyet dairies cooperative society has quadrupled his milk yields from eight to 32 liters per day after making silage from his maize farm to feed...

Quality seeds and ready market gives hope for Kitui ‘ndengu’…

  The N26 green gram variety. A farmer from Kasiokoni area in Kitui is hoping to increase his green gram yields from 500kgs per season to 900kgs thanks to the N26 green...

Grafted mango variety doubles Kitui farmer’s yields

A Kitui County farmer is enjoying improved annual yields from grafted mangoes in his one acre farm from 500 fruits per tree to 1000 fruits after abandoning growing local varieties...

Agriculture ministry launches avocado farming in Embu

The ministry of agriculture in collaboration with the Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) launched avocado farming in December in Runyejes, Embu County as part of empowering farmers to grow...