Yesterday, CS Peter Munya launched the first BT cotton seeds in the country as part of the revitalization of Kenya’s cotton, textile, and apparel sector. BT cotton is currently planted in 15 countries globally covering an area of 24.1 million hectares. The top three leading BT cotton producers are India (11.6 Million hectares), USA (5.06 […]
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Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya, last week officially opened the Eldoret ASK National show held at the Eldoret Showground. Munya who opened the show on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta said that Agricultural Shows continues to play an important role in promoting innovations, technology, and trade for the betterment of the country’s economy. The show is […]
PS SDL, Harry Kimtai today morning opened a Food Safety Workshop at the New Stanley Hotel Nairobi that was also attended by Ambassador Dr. Thomas Jemmi, Deputy Director General of the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) and Mrs. Awilo Ochineg Pernet Formerly Chairperson FAO/WHO, from the Government of Switzerland to share their […]
CS Peter Munya held discussions this afternoon, with Swiss delegation led by Ambassador Thomas Jemmi, deputy Director General Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (PSVO). Their engagement focused on identifying areas of collaboration and support to strengthen food safety control system in Kenya. He was joined by CAS Madam Ann Nyaga and PS Harry Kimtai.
Today, the CAS, State Department for Livestock and Fisheries, Madam Jebii Kilimo officially opened a meeting with Agriculture CECM CAUCUS to discuss dairy regulations at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development. Jebii urged the National Government to work with County Governments in support of the draft dairy regulations which is a devolved function. She said […]
Today PS SDL Harry Kimtai handed over vet vaccines and drugs to the county Government of West Pokot. The vaccines were used to vaccinate cows in the county and thereafter he accompanied the Governor West Pokot Professor Lonyangapuo and FAO country representative. These vaccines were donated by FAO towards this noble course.
Training of technical officers on honey sampling for Honey Residue Monitoring Plan at Nyandarua County Headquarters The team will later today collect samples in a number of wards
Today Madam CAS, Livestock and Fisheries, Linah Jebii Kilimo, had an extremely busy schedule as she continued with her peace mission accompanied by members of the POTUMA – Pokot, Turkana and Marakwet women peace forum. Their motto “Amani milele, milele amani rang out as echoes cascaded up and down the escarpments of the North Rift […]
This evening the Chief Adminnistrative Secretatry, Ms. Ann Nyagah closed the National Agriculture Summit at Safari Park. In her remarks she noted the importance of agriculture in the national economy and hence the reason the Kenyan government is keen on implementing the ASTGS.
Today CAS, Livestock and Fisheries, Hon. Linah Jebii Kilimo officially launched the Conflict Prevention and Resolution Women’s Peace Caravan for Baringo West Pokot and Turkana counties at Kainuk on the Turkana – Pokot border. The peace initiative is organized by the National Steering Committee on Peace Building and Conflict management in collaboration with RPLPR with […]
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