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A resilient and hardworking lady who took the risk and quit her well paying corporate job to venture into farming Farming is a great venture to start in the country. A friend of mine said that it’s ‘booming and...
Kenya will not take part in the alleged influx of cheaper products, including eggs from East African countries into the Kenyan market, amid the increasing pressure from traders, farmers and manufactures who want the government to tighten the noose...
Sugar imports grew 67 per cent last month compared with a the same period in 2018 as traders shipped in more of the commodity on account of declining local production. Latest data by the Sugar Directorate indicates the volumes shipped...
National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) will start paying maize farmers who have delivered their harvest from mid-next week, the Agriculture ministry has announced. On January 10, the president said NCPB would buy maize from farmers at Kshs. 2,500 for...

Tea Earnings Hit A Record High

  Earnings from Kenya’s tea sector hit a record high in 2018, grossing in revenues totaling to Ksh.140 billion last year from Ksh.129.3 billion in 2017. The earnings, which are the highest to be registered in the last five years, saw...
“The National Assembly Committee on Agriculture and Livestock will today Monday 11th Feb 2019 be meeting with CS Agriculture at 2.30pm. Committee Room 7, Main Parliament Building.”The Parliament’s Media Relations Department confirmed the appointment through a brief statement. Committee Chairman...