CS Mwangi Kiunjuri addressing NCPB Regional & Depot Managers at the Board HQs in Nairobi. He is with; from left: NCPB MD Albin Sang, SFRB Chair Noah Wekesa, Crops Director Johnson Irungu and the Minstry’s Head of State Corporations Unit Eliud Mathu. Agriculture CS Mwangi Kiunjuri assured Kenyans today that the Government will clean up […]
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The CAS today was in Nyeri county to open the 2nd Africa Tea Science symposium exhibition. He was joined by the Governor Nyeri Mr. Kahiga. In his speech he said that the tea sub sector continues to grow at a rate of 5-7% yearly. In 2017 the sector earned a record kshs 129 billion from […]
. The PS, accompanied by Chief officer for Water, Trans Nzoia, the Dir for Land reclamation, ACC Kiminini, Head Teacher ACK St. Stephen Mitambo… commissioning of Mitambo borehole…that serves the school community with a population of 860 and 500 households…
The CS had a successful meeting with Muhoroni Sugar Factory farmers, management and stakeholders. Governors HE Anyang Nyongo of Kisumu and HE Sang of Kericho and area MP Hon Koyoo also addressed the farmers. The CS asked management to pay farmers promptly. The ministry is to pay the farmers arrears after vetting. He warned against […]
PS today held meeting with team from Microsoft company together with officials handling statistics and ICT from all the 5 State Departments. The Microsoft company has a wide range of ICT data management solutions that can help the ministry improve data and information management. Meeting resolved to explore the available options and pick relevant ones […]
Farmers will be paid within 10 days of delivery of their maize to NCPB & other authorised buying centres, CS Mwangi Kiunjuri announced today. He also warned that only bonafide farmers will be paid. He said both levels of Government and NCPB will collaborate in establishing aggregating centres where farmers will deliver their maize.”This will […]
CS Mwangi Kiunjuri (right) with CAS Andrew Tuimur in a maize store during their tour of NCPB Silos in North Rift today. The CS said operations in the maize sector will be streamlined to ensure that fairness was exercised in receiving maize from and paying farmers.
Water and Irrigation PS Prof Segor Launched the EABL sorghum expansion strategy paper at the Nairobi university towers today. Key highlights 1. Ministry to upscale promotion of sorghum to support blending for nutrition as well as reducing pressure on maize. 2 Ministry to consider adoption of EABL private sector farmers contracting model. 3 Ministry to […]
CS Mwangi Kiunjuri today launched a 15-man Sugar Task Force which will look into the sugar sector and recommend way forward in addressing the problems ailing the industry. The team which includes Governors Anyang Nyong’o (Kisumu), Okoth Obado (Migori) and Wycliffe Oparanya (Kakamega) have 40 days to complete the task. It will be co-chaired by […]
In parts of Western and Nyanza , poor distribution of the short rains resulted in crop stress and the areas are under watch. Conditions are expected to improve especially with the forecasted enhanced rainfall in the month of November. Overall a reduction in average prices was observed in the markets for maize and beans, however […]
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