Entries by Admin Kilimo

CAS Madam Anne Nyaga launches the 1 MILLION HOME GARDENS for the household level intervention on nutrition in Kasikeu, Makueni County

In response to Covid-19, yesterday CAS Madam Anne Nyaga launched the 1 MILLION HOME GARDENS for the household level intervention on nutrition in Kasikeu, in Makueni County, the front runner for this initiative. Prior to the launch of the 1 million Home gardens initiative, she visited Makueni ATC fish farm in Makueni County, where they […]

Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Dr Linah Jebii Kilimo launches the County Livestock Vaccination Program

Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Dr. Linah Jebii Kilimo yesterday launched the County Livestock Vaccination Program that was on 19th June rolled out by CS Hon. Peter Munya at Kajiado. In her remarks, CAS said that the vaccination program is going to be implemented in 14 ASAL Counties countryside. Livestock in Kenya has always been under […]

CAS Madam Anne Nyaga visits youth innovators in Nakuru County

Today CAS Madam Anne Nyaga visited youth innovators in Nakuru County to sensitize them on different government initiatives that they can uptake. Among them is Mr. Paul Ngugi who quit medicine for innovative agricultural manufacturing. At his farm, he is manufacturing plastic fish tanks with a capacity to hold 600-700 Tilapia and 500 catfish. He […]

CAS Anne Nyaga visits the Beach Management Unit of Lake Naivasha

In collaboration with the County Government of Nakuru, CAS Anne Nyaga visited the Beach Management Unit of Lake Naivasha where she had an opportunity to listen to the challenges that the fisherfolk are facing. They resolved that an independent Taskforce be formed to look into the issues raised and give recommendations. She also emphasized the […]

National Livestock to increase, says CS Peter Munya

The CS Peter Munya today morning launched the National Livestock Vaccination Programme in Kajiado county at Oloosuyian . The programme according to the government is to control trans boundary animal diseases or TADS which threaten livestock. Munya said livestock production in Kenya is always under the threat of occurrence of a number of diseases like […]

Government committed to assist youth initiate profitable agri-business start-ups, says Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary

Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Ann Nyaga today visited several agri-business ventures driven by young people in Kiambu where she reiterated Government commitment to assist the youth over-come challenges facing their start-ups. After listening to inspiring and successful agri-business stories from the young entrepreneurs, the CAS re-assured them that the Government has put in place […]

The government has introduced E-voucher -to give subsidies to small scale farmers and lower the prices of inputs even further

  The government has introduced E-voucher -to give subsidies to small scale farmers and lower the prices of inputs even further. In this regard, farmers will be issued with smart cards with which they can access farm inputs at a subsided price by swiping at the participating outlets. In other words, the farmer pays only […]