Farmers put together seed bank to boost food security

Reading Time: 2 minutes A proposal by the government for the adoption of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) has been met with fierce resistance  in […]

Farmers embrace climate literacy to fight global warming

Reading Time: 4 minutes James Nyagwoka, a small-scale farmer in Kisii County never went beyond lower primary school because his poor parents could not […]

Farmers primed to receive Sh5.5b as December tea pay, mini-bonus

Reading Time: 3 minutes Small scale farmers affiliated to Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) will receive Sh5.5 billion mini bonus starting today, Agriculture Cabinet […]

Huge cash kitty to transform 2m poor farmers into surplus producers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Plans by the government to transform two million poor farmers into surplus producers, and provide  capital to small scale traders, […]

Farmers set to get insurance payout boost

Reading Time: 3 minutes Farmers are set to benefit from more compensation to help them recover from losses incurred due to vagaries of climate […]

Farmers decry ‘tiring’ process of getting subsidised fertiliser

Reading Time: 2 minutes Farmers in Kiambu have decried delays in the issuance of subsidised fertilizer due to rigorous purchasing procedures. The say they […]

Expert urges farmers to adopt climate-friendly practices

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation (Kalro) has urged farmers to adopt climate smart technologies owing to persistent drought […]

Support small-scale farmers, provide quality seeds

Reading Time: 2 minutes Between 2008 and 2018, Africa suffered an estimated 30 billion dollars in losses caused by a decline in crop and […]

Mandago defends top farmers centre over militia training claims

Reading Time: 2 minutes Located about 40 kilometres from Eldoret town, Chebororwa Agricultural Training Centre (ATC) is famed for training farmers in the region […]

Armyworms raid Kilifi, leave trail of destruction

Reading Time: 2 minutes Farmers in Kilifi county are counting losses following the invasion of the fall armyworms in parts of the county. The […]