The government has committed Ksh2 billion to support youth in agriculture. This was President Uhuru Kenyatta’s message when he officially opened this year’s Agricultural Society of Kenya Nairobi International Trade Fair. The President said the Ksh2 billion Youth Fund would...
Far flung communities can now light a bulb, thanks to solar kiosk e-hubbs By Amos Wachira One in seven people in the world have no access to electricity to help them cook, keep food fresh and learn, according to figures from...
The first consignment of imported hybrid coconut seeds docked at the port of Mombasa from India recently. This initiative has been funded by the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) through the Micro Enterprises Support Programme Trust (MESPT); a leading...
His tedious search for goat milk brought him home ripe with a viable idea By Caroline Mwendwa “When the doctor recommended goat milk for my son, I thought it was no big deal until I hit the road in search for...
Kimka Rabbits brings a new concept of value addition in agri-business By Caroline Mwendwa The springboard of entrepreneurship is creativity. Aware of the nutritious value of rabbit meat, Kimka Rabbits plunged into the business of processing this rare type of meat...
The search for a domestic animal buyer or seller need not be daunting anymore, Cowsoko has a virtual marketplace for the trade By Caroline Mwendwa Having worked as an intern in training farmers, Victor Otieno had first-hand experience of what farmers...