Peter Munya

Munya: Tea farmers free to choose other agents to run plants

Lewis Njoka and Nicholas Waitathu REFORMS: Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) could soon have competition in the management of smallholder […]

Munya issues value addition ultimatum to exporters of tea

LICENSE: Tea exporters have been told to increase investment in value addition or risk cancellation of their licences. Agriculture Cabinet […]

Experts puzzled by transfer of KMC to Defence ministry

Lewis Njoka and Nicholas Waitathu The government has transferred Kenya Meat Commission (KMC) from the Ministry of Agriculture to that […]

Kenya hopes to shine at Chinese fair

Kenya will leverage its participation at the upcoming China International Fair for Trade in Services to boost a post-Coronavirus (Covid-19) […]

Kenya plans steps to raise fish production

Kenya’s ministry of agriculture on Wednesday announced plans to raise fish production. Peter Munya, cabinet secretary at the Ministry of […]

Tea farmers cry foul over proposed regulations

By David Musundi Tea farmers in Trans Nzoia County  have taken issue with proposed 2020 regulations geared towards regulating factories within […]

Kenya says coffee sector reforms on course to boost export earnings

Kenya is on the final leg of implementing sweeping reforms in the coffee sector to boost competitiveness on the global […]

Kenya assures of food security despite COVID-19 pandemic

Kenya is committed to ensuring food security despite the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic which may disrupt the agricultural system, a […]

State to establish 1,000 Bt cotton exhibition farms

KNA and Wahinya Henry The State plans to establish 1,000 cotton demonstration farms in 23 cotton-growing counties ahead of the commercialisation […]

Change strategy to ward off desert locusts invasion

For the last two months, Kenya has been in the grip of a major desert locust invasion. Sweeping down from […]