State Department of Agriculture

State Department of Livestock

State Department of Fisheries and Blue Economy

Agriculture CS calls for commercialization of Agriculture

Agriculture CS calls for commercialization of Agriculture

Agriculture, Fisheries and Livestock Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett has reiterated the need to revolutionalize and transform Agriculture from subsistence to a commercially and globally competitive industry in order to ensure increased incomes for farmers as well as creation of more jobs. The CS told farmers and agriculture stakeholders during the 2016 Nakuru Agricultural Show that […]

Agriculture CS calls for openness to enhance food production

Agriculture CS calls for openness to enhance food production

Posted on 30/6/2016-Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett has called for timely sharing of information between shareholders in the agriculture sector in order to enhance food production. He was chairing a consultative meeting between the Cereal Millers Association, the Ministry and the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) in Nairobi. The meeting was […]

CS warns unscrupulous maize millers for inflating flour prices

CS warns unscrupulous maize millers for inflating flour prices

Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Mr. Willy Bett has accused maize millers for increasing maize flour prices arbitrarily whilst there were enough maize stocks in the country. “As of today the country has 10 million bags of maize held in National Cereals & Produce Board depots and it was dishonest of maize millers to […]

Kenya to host the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF)

Kenya to host the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF)

Kenya will host the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) which will be held in Nairobi from September 5-9. The landmark Forum whose theme is Seize the Moment: Africa Rising through Agricultural Transformation  will advance policies and secure the investments that will ensure a better life for millions of Africa’s farmers and families.   About […]