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Farmers allege scheme to re-introduce zoning and vow to stage protests to express their displeasure. Continue reading...
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Kenya, whose mainstay is agriculture, grapples with challenges of erratic rains, high cost of fertilizer and pesticides among others Continue reading...
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According to Rivatex Managing Director Thomas Kipkurgat, the mill receives 10,000 bales of cotton daily Continue reading...
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Ignatius Odanga
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Eggs are made of proteins and amino acids and any deficiency in the diet will result into no egg production. Continue reading...
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Dr Watson Messo
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Part of the problem in Kenya, pharmacological expert Paul Okinyi says, is that farmers seem to be in a hurry to get returns from animals. Continue reading...
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Mark Oloo
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With a market guaranteed, they set up five gardens which they have now increased to 100 gardens with vegetables and fruits. Continue reading...
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Mercy Kahenda
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Hybrids have been selected for a strong, thick stalk to support its heavy head. Continue reading...
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Georgy Mbakaya
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In contrast, Brazil took 13 years to come from a meat deficit country to an exporter of meat. Continue reading...
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Peter Muiruri
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Advantages of twining include a higher number of calves or reproduction by the dam. Continue reading...
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Dr Othieno Joseph
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Slowly, orders started streaming in and before she knew it, all onions were sold and more orders coming in. Continue reading...
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Lydiah Nyawira
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Cassava farmers in Kilifi have been grappling with many challenges given that consumers are increasingly preferring maize as their source of starch. Continue reading...
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Marion Kithi
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Even though there were a few challenges especially in terms of movement during the lockdown, she says she has all reasons to say this was a good year Continue reading...
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Rose Ngan'ga
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The industry has attracted various players across the value chain with the youth taking center stage. Continue reading...
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Jael Mboga
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At all costs, avoid either over- or underfeeding ewes with grain supplements. Continue reading...
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Dr Paul Kang'ethe
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Joseph Kiboi, has lived in Kitum village for over 55 years now, and he vividly understands the predicaments residents have faced for years. Continue reading...
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Martin Ndiema
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The dip follows Western countries' restriction to fight second wave of Covid-19 infections. Continue reading...
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Awal Mohammed
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State lawyer Victor Ondieki, told Judge Teresia Matheka the suit was time-barred and would waste court's time. Continue reading...
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Daniel Chege
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The MP urged the Tiren-led team to name the company directors after he claimed the firm had the backing of an influential government official. Continue reading...
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Moses Nyamori
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Emily Mulongo's cane was harvested in July and she is yet to receive her dues. Continue reading...
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Nathan Ochunge
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The programme, launched at Karura Forest, is a major boost to efforts by Kenyan campaigners to conserve the environment. Continue reading...
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Kirsten Kanja
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The researcher said the wasps are specifically designed to destroy the pest. Continue reading...
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Lydiah Nyawira
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Other symptoms include blindness, feed refusal, lowered egg production, facial swelling. Continue reading...
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Dr Paul Kang'ethe
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In the programme, the farmers have formed Ngutu Farmers Association that has identified buyers of their farm produce to improve their livelihood. Continue reading...
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Boniface Gikandi
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The process involves tagging every animal with an electronic tag that is GPRS enabled. Continue reading...
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James Munyeki
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The issue of the Sh1 billion grant the president allocated to miraa development also featured prominently in the talks. Continue reading...
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Phares Mutembei
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The rice scheme was launched in 1967 by the first president of Kenya Jomo Kenyatta and Tom Mboya. Continue reading...
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Anne Atieno
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The products will be delivered wherever the customer is based. Continue reading...
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Jael Mboga
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The Kilifi farmer says the trees that are more than 30 years old, are now being used as fuelwood. Continue reading...
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Potato crop which is one of the project's target value chain is the second most consumed food crop after maize in Kenya Continue reading...
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