Entries by Admin Kilimo

CS Peter Munya officially opens the Eastern Kenya Branch ASK Show at Njukini, Embu

Yesterday CS Peter Munya officially opened the Eastern Kenya Branch ASK Show at Njukini, Embu. He was accompanied by CAS Agriculture and Corporstives, Ann Nyaga. This year’s theme “Promoting Innovation and Technology in Agriculture and Trade”- “Ukuzaji wa Uvumbuzi na Teknolojia katika Kilimo na Biashara” aligns well with the Government’s current agenda of transforming agriculture […]

Livestock and Fisheries CAS Jebii Kilimo officiates the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the renovated Central Veterinary Laboratories at Kabete

Yesterday the Livestock and Fisheries CAS Jebii Kilimo officiated the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the renovated Central Veterinary Laboratories at Kabete. The renovation was undertaken with the support of the United States of America (USA) through the Defence Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA). Jebii who opened the laboratories on behalf of her CS Peter Munya said that […]

CS Peter Munya launches first BT cotton seeds in the country.

Yesterday, CS Peter Munya launched the first BT cotton seeds in the country as part of the revitalization of Kenya’s cotton, textile, and apparel sector. BT cotton is currently planted in 15 countries globally covering an area of 24.1 million hectares. The top three leading BT cotton producers are India (11.6 Million hectares), USA (5.06 […]

Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya officially opens the Eldoret ASK National show at the Eldoret Showground

Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya, last week officially opened the Eldoret ASK National show held at the Eldoret Showground. Munya who opened the show on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta said that Agricultural Shows continues to play an important role in promoting innovations, technology, and trade for the betterment of the country’s economy. The show is […]

PS SDL, Harry Kimtai today morning opened a Food Safety Workshop at the New Stanley Hotel Nairobi

PS SDL, Harry Kimtai today morning opened a Food Safety Workshop at the New Stanley Hotel Nairobi that was also attended by Ambassador Dr. Thomas Jemmi, Deputy Director General of the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) and Mrs. Awilo Ochineg Pernet Formerly Chairperson FAO/WHO, from the Government of Switzerland to share their […]