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State to fix producer milk prices to curb exploitation, says Munya

The government will soon start regulating milk prices to  guarantee market stability, Agriculture Cabinet secretary Peter Munya has said. He […]

Firms face tough warehouse receipt system requirements

Only companies that will demonstrate ability to raise adequate capital to finance initial investment in infrastructure and three years operational […]

State rolls out game plan to revive ailing cashew nut sector, put cash in pockets

FARMERS: The government is putting in place measures to revive co-operative societies in coast region as it seeks to restore cashew nut sector to the […]

Why cashew nut farmers wallow in sordid poverty

Once the pride of the coast region economy, cashew nut farming is in sorry state, with farmers who depended on […]

State unveils plan to drive revival of agriculture sector

Farmers involved in commodity exports are set to benefit from high earnings and expanded global market, thanks to an ambitious […]

Mombasa tea auction goes digital

AUTOMATE: East African Tea Traders Association (EATTA) confirmed that it has complied with the government’s directive to automate the Mombasa […]

NCPB receives Sh147m to pay farmers for 2017/18 maize deliveries

National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) has received Sh147 million from the government to pay farmers for 2017/18 maize deliveries. […]

Draft Bills key in changing fortunes of export commodities

Export commodities such as coffee, tea, sisal, cotton, pyrethrum and horticulture produce are Kenya’s key sources of foreign exchange. Highly […]