Author: Nicholas Waitathu

Relief for farmers, consumers as long rains fall after long dry spell

Reading Time: 2 minutes Most parts of the country received rains mid this week after a long dry spell that had resulted in a […]

New coffee brokers in beans duel

Reading Time: < 1 minute Newly licensed coffee traders are set to spur competition for coffee beans as they eye the same farmers selling coffee […]

Extreme weather may trigger locust invasion, experts say

Reading Time: < 1 minute Agriculture stakeholders have warned of another impending desert locust invasion in the region following the escalating extreme weather conditions. An […]

1.4m tonnes of maize to dock in fortnight – Linturi

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two million metric tonnes of various duty free food will arrive in the country in the next 14 days, Agriculture […]

Tea earnings increase as shilling falls against dollar

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tea export earnings increased to Sh138 billion last year from Sh136 billion in 2021 due to the continued depreciation of […]

Small-scale farmers set to benefit from EU-funded project in region

Reading Time: < 1 minute Over two million smallholder farmers in Kenya are among millions of growers in the Eastern African region to benefit from […]

NCE admits coffee firms to auction

Reading Time: 2 minutes New firms that had been licensed by the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) as coffee brokers can now trade at the […]

State to provide water, food to park neighbours

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Heritage will provide the human population living near the Amboseli National Park with water […]