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Agriculture, CS will tonight be on the bench with Jeff Koinange

Agriculture, CS will tonight be on the bench with Jeff Koinange

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary, Willy Bett will tonight be on the bench show with Jeff Koinange of KTN. The show will be aired live from KTN starting at 10am.

Dairy farmers benefit from dairy commercialization project

Dairy farmers  benefit from dairy commercialization project

Dairy farmers where the Small-holder Dairy Commercialization Project (SDCP) has been operating can now count on tangible benefits since the inception of the project in October 2006. Milk production in the 9 counties –  Bungoma, Bomet, Kakamega, Kisii, Nakuru, Nandi, Nyamira, Trans Nzoia and Uasin Gishu has increased per cow from 4-12 litres/day. Cost of […]

Deputy President William Ruto launches pastoral project

Deputy President William Ruto launches pastoral project

Deputy President H.E. William Ruto on July 30, 2016, launched the Regional Pastoral Livelihoods Resilience Project (RPLRP). The DP said the landmark project will improve livestock production which is the economic mainstay of patoral communities in the arid and semi-arid areas of Kenya which make up 70 per cent of the country’s total area. The […]

Livestock PS Dr. Tuimur sounds warning on grabbers of public land

Livestock PS Dr. Tuimur sounds warning on grabbers of public land

The Principal Secretary, State Department of Livestock Dr. Andrew Tuimur  says the Government will move fast to register and fence public land meant for research and animal breeding to protect it from land grabbers. Dr. Tuimur regrets that large chunks of land owned by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has been grabbed or […]