Farmers end disease for free-range chickens with aloe vera

Former stock broker Charles King'ori is a poultry farmer rearing free-range chickens that have never suffered a disease, despite his type of chicken being the most susceptible of all to fatal diseases like Newcastle and Coccidiosis. He is among some 50 farmers in Subukia district of Nakuru county who are now growing Aloe Vera after finding it prevents most chicken diseases, in a discovery that has now received scientific backing.