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Avocado farmer earning Sh70,000 per harvest after abandoning coffee production

Anne Wangechi, an avocado farmer from Murang’a County is earning sh70,000 every harvest from the produce which has been described as a ‘new gold’ for farmers in Kenya after abandoning coffee farming due its labour intensiveness and the berries’ poor market price. According to a 2018 World Bank report, coffee production in Kenya had declined …

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