Fertilization

Molo farmer intercrops potatoes and peas, to earn all year round

A farmer in Molo is growing potato seeds and intercropping with garden peas, in a classic crop rotation model that not only improves soil fertility but also ensures her of an year round source of income. Having traditionally relied on potato seeds from the previous harvest for planting,  Ann Chepngeno couldn’t understand why her yields …

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Tackling Infertility in Cattle Through Proper Feeding & Hormonal Inducement

Hormonal inducement and proper feeding are key in dealing with false infertility, which causes delayed production cycles in dairy cattle resulting in losses. Mature heifers and lactating cows may fail to show heat signs, which are important in accurate bull or artificial insemination service, and eventual fertilisation process. Farmers incur costs in keeping the ‘unproductive’ …

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