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Meet the 20 year old hydroponic expert

The average age of a Kenyan farmer is 59 years while the average age of the consumer is 17 years. As President Uhuru Kenyatta gave this information during the last Nairobi International Trade Fair popularly known as the Nairobi Show, reality dawned on many people that the youth are mostly consumers of agricultural produce.  […]

By |March 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Meet the 20 year old hydroponic expert

THE FUTURE OF KENYA IN FARMING IS NOT AGRICULTURE BUT AGRIBUSINESS

Kenya is a farm lover’s dream: abundant uncultivated arable land, tropical climates that permit long growing seasons; a young labor force; and an expanding population that provides a readily available market for produce consumption. Read more

By |March 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on THE FUTURE OF KENYA IN FARMING IS NOT AGRICULTURE BUT AGRIBUSINESS

Government to establish 1000 demonstration farms on BT cotton

The  National government plans to establish one thousand cotton demonstration farms in 23 cotton-growing counties ahead of the commercialisation of BT cotton. Read more…

By |March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Government to establish 1000 demonstration farms on BT cotton

Ready market for sunflower and soya farmers in Nakuru

Nakuru county government’s Ministry of Agriculture, has partnered with Bidco Africa in an effort to increase the production of oil crops through contract farming through a project dubbed, ‘Enhancing productivity of sunflower and soya beansfor smallholder and large-scale farmers’. Read more ….

By |March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Ready market for sunflower and soya farmers in Nakuru

CABI launches portal to promote use of safer bio products in farming

The Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) launched a free-to- use dedicated online resource aimed at raising awareness of environmentally friendly biocontrol and biopesticide products  and promoting their uptake by growers, their advisors and farmers. Read more…

By |February 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on CABI launches portal to promote use of safer bio products in farming

New bioprotection portal guides farmers on best biopesticide to use

Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) has launched a new bioprotection portal to boost plant health needs and pave way for a safer and healthier food system. Read more..

By |February 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on New bioprotection portal guides farmers on best biopesticide to use

Bag of goodies lined up for farmers in 2020

After the ups and downs of 2019, a new year finally dawns with bundles of promises for farmers. Read More…

By |February 7th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Bag of goodies lined up for farmers in 2020

How to get capital for your agribusiness success

Lack of finance has commonly been cited as one of the key barriers to agriculture for the youth of Kenya. However, stakeholders recently challenged students during the Youth Agritalks at the University of Nairobi’s College of Agriculture and Veterinary Services to look for innovative and alternative ways to get started. […]

By |January 27th, 2020|News|Comments Off on How to get capital for your agribusiness success

Bag of goodies lined up for farmers in 2020

After the ups and downs of 2019, a new year finally dawns with bundles of promises for farmers. Read more.

By |January 27th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Bag of goodies lined up for farmers in 2020

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Maize per Ext bag (115Kg) : Nairobi Kshs 3,200 – Kisumu Kshs 2,400 –
Mombasa Kshs 4,800 – Nakuru Kshs 1,800 – Eldoret Kshs 3,000 – Isiolo
Kshs 1,500 – Kitale Kshs 3,000

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