Entries by Admin Kilimo

CS Peter Munya announcing the Policy Regulatory and Administrative Reforms in the Tea Sector in Kenya.

HON PETER MUNYA, MGH, CABINET SECRETARY MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK, FISHERIES AND COOPERATIVES, ANNOUNCEMENT OF POLICY, REGULATORY AND ADMINISTRATIVE REFORMS IN THE TEA SECTOR IN KENYA ON 16TH APRIL 2020 Introduction 1. Tea Contributes immensely to socio-economic development of the country. It is the leading foreign exchange earner contributing about 23% of the total foreign […]

SPEECH BY HON. PETER MUNYA, CABINET SECRETARY FOR AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK, FISHERIES AND CO-OPERATIVES DURING THE FLAGING OFF OF NON-Bt COTTON HYBRID SEED ON 15TH APRIL, 2020

Cotton can potentially be grown in 24 counties in arid and semi-arid areas. Its production in the country, however, declined from a peak of 70,000 bales in 1986 to 20,000 bales in 1990. The country has the potential to grow up to 260,000 bales, but currently, the sub-sector is producing a meagre 10,000 bales of […]

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 […]