State Department of Agriculture

State Department of Livestock

State Department of Fisheries and Blue Economy

Take advantage of Digital Literacy Program

Take advantage of Digital Literacy Program

The Principal Secretary, State Department of Livestock Dr. Andrew Tuimur on October 21, 2016 challenged innovators and investors to take advantage of the newly introduced Digital Literacy Program to establish Service Centres to support the Program. This he said will create employment in the value chain. The PS was launching the Digital Literacy Program (DLP) […]

Kenya’s food security stable

Kenya’s food security stable

Kenya’s overall food security situation is stable with 9.5 million 90-kg bags of maize available at Government food depots even as 41 million bags of maize is expected to be produced this year, Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett said when he released the country’s food security situation report on October 19, 2016. […]

Meru Farmers Field Day

Meru Farmers Field Day

Go for quality rather than quantity, CS Bett advises dairy farmers Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mr. Willy Bett on October 6, 2016, presided over a successful farmers field day in Meru County which was organized by the Mt. Kenya Dairy Farmers Cooperative Union. The CS  advised the dairy farmers to keep high milk yielding animals for […]

Government to improve livestock market access

Government to improve livestock market access

Improvement of animal health and the quality of animal products, facilitation of livestock market access and institutional capacity are some of the interventions the Kenya Government is implementing in order to increase livestock production, Agriculture Principal Secretary Dr. Richard Lesiyampe told animal health students during the 31st. graduation of the Animal Health & Industry Training […]