You would think that only wild animals attract tourists, until you hear about this animal farm By Caroline Mwendwa While most farmers in the urban space are preoccupied with crop farming made possible by the vertical method of farming, Francis Wachira...

HIDDEN TREASURE IN THE GUTTER

Henry Kariuki transforms trash into invaluable masterpieces By Caroline Mwendwa “The streets are flooded with desperate youths, ask them where they are rushing to, and the answer is ‘we are hustling.’ Unknown to them however, is that the pieces of paper...
A civil servant tests the waters in ornamental fish rearing and finds it viable By Caroline Mwendwa The enthralling sightof an aquarium in a hotel or a living room always appears like a shopped décor from a supermarket or imported from...
Farmers call on local governments and international donor agencies to help Kenyans move away from conventional agriculture and embrace sustainable farming By Amos Wachira Industrial agriculture is a form of modern farming that refers to the industrialized production of livestock, poultry,...

FROM THE BOOKS TO THE FARM

Dickson Mathenge, a lecturer at the University of Nairobi, builds a mushroom cultivation business from his long term practice as a mycologist By Caroline Mwendwa Being in the academia requires continuous research and application of knowledge to come up with new...
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...